Category Archives: Software

The soft bits in a computer

WiFi, deauthenticating by local choice (reason=3)

OS: Debian 9.2.1 amd64 driver=rtl8192cu driverversion=4.9.0-4-amd64 /var/log/kern.log: … wlan0: aborting authentication with xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx by local choice (Reason: 3=DEAUTH_LEAVING) … Cause (in my case): REGDOMAIN variable in /etc/default/crda Fix: iw reg set NO sed -i ‘s/^REG.*=$/&NO/’ /etc/default/crda

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Unity 5.1.0f3, Ubuntu 16.10,

Error message: /opt/Unity/Editor/Data/Tools/ no version information available (required by /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/ The fix (for me at least): sudo rm /opt/Unity/Editor/Data/Tools/ sudo ln -s /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/ /opt/Unity/Editor/Data/Tools/

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Ubuntu 16.04

Ubuntu countdown

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Nagios check_esxi_hardware fails on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

The script was working just fine one a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS but one day this turned up:  

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Show your support

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Identify your motherboard

Handy little command to identify your motherboard: sudo dmidecode -t 2 Example: SMBIOS 2.6 present. Handle 0x0002, DMI type 2, 15 bytes Base Board Information Manufacturer: ASUSTeK Computer INC. Product Name: P7P55D PRO Version: Rev 1.xx Serial Number: … Asset … Continue reading

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International Day Against DRM is Tuesday, May 6th

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Linux Mint 15, ZBOX-AD04, Skype 4.2

A few tweaks I needed to make it work. Sound (works out-of-the-box, but sometimes popping and crackling): Edit “/etc/pulse/” Change “load-module module-udev-detect use_ucm=0” to “load-module module-udev-detect use_ucm=0 tsched=0” USB Camera: Run Skype from a startup-script like this: #!/bin/bash LD_PRELOAD=/usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/libv4l/ skype … Continue reading

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Upgrade from Windows 8

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Learning to Love

High hopes to learn Lua scripting and Love. “Flight of the McGruder” tests sprites and particle systems.  

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