Partition Feng Shui

Finally got this working today. Originally I had a Linux Mint installation on my home laptop, with a Windows 10 VM for the rare occasions when »

Corsa C Wet Carpet

A while back, I noticed the carpet in the driver's side of my 2001 Corsa C was wet. Pushing down on it would reveal a lot »

Why I Love Testing

Today, I was chatting with some coworkers over tea. We were talking about testing software, and I mentioned that I love testing. One coworker looked at »

Building Kura - #3

TL;DR: OLinuXino Kura branch Built .deb for OLinuXino Last time, we'd just built the Kura OLinuXino installer. I'll admit, I couldn't sleep last night and »

Building Kura - #2

TL;DR: OLinuXino branch Last time, we took a tour of the Eclipse Kura build system, building Kura for the raspberry pi 2, and also the »

Building Kura - #1

For a while, I've had in my possession this interesting little SBC. It's reasonably well-specced, with a dual-core Cortex-A7 CPU, 512MB of RAM and built-in 4GB »

Remoting with Java

As I've mentioned previously, I don't look at remoting/RPC as a particularly good foundation for distributed applications - messaging is usually more sensible. However, I »

Wifi Fan

What is it? I built a wifi fan out of a bifferboard. It also contains a USB flash drive for a filesystem, Realtek Wifi dongle, a »