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Sphinx and Restructured TeXt

A few months ago, I had the opportunity to work with Open Solutions on some sys admin documentation. The documentation was done using Sphinx and Restructured text. I don’t know that I have ever had so much fun from a project as I had with this. First, I could work from home on my Debian. Sphinx…
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Linux Installfest HOWTO

This information is an update and in addition to the Linux Installfest HowTo found on tldp. Questions to the attendee: Do you want to keep your files that are on this machine now? You might think this is a given. However, a few weeks ago, at the hands of the Ubuntu LoCo team lead, an…
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The Banana Pi Blog has moved

Do you want a guest blog on bananap1.com? Adventures in banana – Your experiences are welcome! Tweet


The instructions for OpenWRT coming. In preparation, get your vi commands ready. No emacs at first. Don’t forget wlan, dhcp…. then you can opkg. Tweet

What is WebID?

http://www.w3.org/wiki/WebID FAQs in progress. Tweet

Tina and the Coffee Can Antenna

So, last night, Tina came to visit. I wanted to show her the pi. She was having fun. I always thought maybe the boys would be more interested. Turns out she was! She started asking all kinds of questions. I was amazed. Not amazed that she was interested. Who wouldn’t be interested in the Pi!…
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The Banana and I are off to the Installfest at UAT

So, every couple of weeks I head out to the Installfest. At least, lately because they ROCK! I started going again because one time, someone needed Moodle. No one knew how. I did, so I showed up. It was fun. I went again months later. It rocked! So, this week, I’m working on a few…
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Banana Pi + USB needs

This weekend, I found myself in a very unique situation with the Banana pi. I ran out of USB ports.. 2 just wouldn’t do. I was switching back and forth with the keyboard/mouse. I needed at least 3: 1 Wireless WiFi 1 Keyboard 1 Mouse So, what to do?? Well, I try not to get…
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Banana Pi – Day 4: Igor… Put on the Headphones!!!

So, one of the benefits of dating a much younger guy is he makes a great assistant. Love might be nice but… having a loyal assistant is really important sometimes! 🙂 Sound works. Want HDMI sound also. Tweet

Banana Pi – Day 3

Today, I did not really have time to play with the Pi. I worked remotely so I could but things got really busy around here and I actually had so much work to do. I did find the wireless card. Wireless worked right out the door. The wireless card was a Netgear. Modules apparently already…
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