Archive

2021

May

My 100th post — and some thoughts on writing

Topping E30 DAC, on Arch Linux

Dominant color background on cover images — with Hugo

April

Implementing photo gallery posts in Hugo

First real macro photos — Mona's flowers

Three useful Ansible info playbooks

SIOS — the serial protocol syntax I made

After trying a lot of task managers, I came back to Todoist

New tiny pipe — and more pipe tobacco

Taking breaks — even when working from home

Garage door opener, flashing LED light

New Hue downlights in the basement

March

Some thoughs on storing cigars

Kids traffic light, with Raspberry Pi Zero W

Hide your homelab IP with a VPS, WireGuard and iptables

The mysterious 6-pin fan header on my Inter-Tech server cases

I got myself a tobacco pipe!

Testing and installing a Hue compatible Zigbee dimmer

Setting up a local Unbound ad-blocking DNS resolver

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

Raspberry Pi with DS18B20 temperature sensors

September

Kids alarm module, Raspberry Pi Zero, and MQTT

Altibox 6rd on OPNsense

Mirrors moved from the homelab to Terrahost

August

Ventilation and fume extraction rebuild

Encrypting TCP traffic between rsyslog and Graylog

Checking HTTP redirects with Prometheus

Finding earth leakage on ATTEN 858D hot air gun

June

Turning comments on

March

Quieting down the Unifi 16XG switch

January

Homelab ventilation project

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

2018

December

January

Rebuilding the exhaust ventilation

The homelab adventure begins!

2017

December

Putting flickering LEDs in christmas decoration

August

Making a WiFi MQTT controlled relay for Home Assistant

Getting the Raspberry Pi ready for IoT

Making the Lync status light bigger and brighter

Network infrastructure upgrade, UniFi FTW!

July

May

Modifying a noisy SOS station kids toy

New ultrawide monitor and computer setup changes

April

Sticking a LED-strip behind my TV

March

Mounting blue emergency LEDs on kids' walking car

February

Putting LED lights in a IKEA play kitchen

January

Replacing front LEDs on RC car

2016

May

Making a Lync status light

2015

October

The first look at my home office/man cave

February

Getting started with the AVR microcontroller series

2014

March

Seasoning a humidor

2010

May

Portable alarm system (school project, electronics)

2009

June

Car warning lights, with AVR controller

2008

September

AVR car front lights controller

April

Dual channel warning LEDs controller, with AVR

January

Making kitchen cabinet LED lights

LCD unit driven by a computer parallel port

2007

October

Emergency LED strobe, AVR controlled

June

DIY apartment LED lights

AVR alarm disabling unit for production equipment

May

Home power consumption measuring unit, with AVR

AVR mood light, 500mA per channel

April

Light sensor with LED display, AVR controlled

4-channel electronic switch and voltage regulator

February

AVR mood light, 100mA per channel

January

Module heartbeat monitor, 15 inputs — LCD and AVR

2006

August

Sound alarm control unit — AVR module

Emergency power off controller — controlled by 555 timers

July

Bilge pump controller for my dad's sail-boat

June

Controller for lights and relays — AVR driven

Module heartbeat monitor, 6 inputs — AVR

Monitored fuse box, 4 channels

May

Mute and light controller for the Rack box — AVR module

Stack lights and horn controller — with AVR

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

April

AVR production line stop alarm