Archive

2023

February

We got married!

2022

December

Raspberry Pi security alarm — the basics

Pulling CAT6 cable in existing conduit

Knot Resolver — with ad blocking

Trying Netbox for my homelab and home network

October

Reducing our energy consumption

July

Making planter boxes for Mona

D-Link DGS-1210-28P initial setup

Updated plans for my home network

A few Wi-Fi improvements

A life update

April

Setting up a virtual VyOS router

February

January

The homelab PDU died!

Organizing my tools — with a tool trolley

Comments — again

PowerWalker UPS, NUT, and Home Assistant

Being a person that writes

2021

September

Electronics lab equipment

DAKboard external data — using Home Assistant

Home office ventilation — controlled by CO₂ level

Troubleshooting the garage access point

Plans for my home network

Reddit traffic spike and website performance

July

Creating a series taxonomy in Hugo

Replacing Unifi switches with MikroTik

June

Update Lenovo BIOS with a bootable USB stick

Getting started with EVE-NG

URL redirection with AWS Lambda@Edge

Inter-Tech 4U-4408 server case

Mona’s flowers are blooming!

My home Ethernet wiring

Video solutions for this blog

Surprice UPS and shutdown test

May

April

February

My anticlimactic ZFS SSD pool story

Static comments using the Github API

Building and deploying Hugo staging and production to Nginx

Fiber in the patch panel

Burner addresses using ProtonMail sieve filter and catch-all

My new home office

January

I moved this blog to MediaWiki for one year

Output Hugo aliases as a Nginx map file

Turning Hugo aliases into Firebase redirects

I'm having no luck with ZFS on Arch Linux

Raspberry Pi DAKboard display

Replacing a disk and expanding the ZFS pool

Replacing the OptiPlex 9010 SFF CMOS battery

2020

May

How I use cloud storage

April

Moving to a new house

March

Shorten URLs With HAProxy

High Availability HAProxy

Importing emails to ProtonMail

January

Two channel traffic lights controller — using Wemos

Making a simple LEGO LED street light

.no TLD performance

File server storage migration and expansion

2019

December

Stack lights for Alertmanager using Raspberry Pi

Floating ultrawide monitor setup

November

Inter-Tech 4U-4416 server case

I&S EYE-4808BK server case

Inter-Tech 4U-4129-N server case

October

September

Kids alarm module, Raspberry Pi Zero, and MQTT

Altibox 6rd on OPNsense

Mirrors moved from the homelab to Terrahost

June

Turning comments on

Website redesign (2.0)

March

Quieting down the Unifi 16XG switch

January

Homelab ventilation project

I've been platform hopping, but have landed on Hugo!

Electronics lab (2019)

Homelab (2019)

2018

January

Rebuilding the exhaust ventilation

The homelab adventure begins!

2017

December

May

April

Sticking a LED-strip behind my TV

March

February

Putting LED lights in a IKEA play kitchen

2016

May

Making a Lync status light

2015

October

The first look at my home office/man cave

February

2014

March

Seasoning a humidor

2012

March

2011

December

2010

2009

June

Car warning lights, with AVR controller

May

The rack box project

2008

October

September

AVR car front lights controller

June

April

January

Making kitchen cabinet LED lights

LCD unit driven by a computer parallel port

2007

December

Intruder alarm system controller — AVR

November

Status panel for the Rack box project

October

Emergency LED strobe, AVR controlled

July

May

February

AVR mood light, 100mA per channel

January

Module heartbeat monitor, 15 inputs — LCD and AVR

Electric heater and timer controller — AVR

Multi-purpose AVR module

2006

September

Multiplexer output extender

July

June

Controller for lights and relays — AVR driven

Module heartbeat monitor, 6 inputs — AVR

Monitored fuse box, 4 channels

April

Monitored fuse box, 6 channels

Power supply and fuse monitoring module, AVR

Simple IO tester with 6 channels

2004

July

Wooden 2-post open rack frame

May

Parallel port I/O module

April

AVR production line stop alarm