Rendering Markdown To PDF

When I have stuff to write, I like to keep it simple. It means plain text, editable with simple, dumb editors. As long as I can stay away from word processors, I do.

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Unbloating The Sony Xperia M4 Aqua 8GB

Sony Xperia M4 Aqua (E2353). A promising mobile phone, mid range, not too expensive, dustproof and waterproof. The only problem is the storage. Some comes with 16GB (lucky you), but mine has only 8GB. And this is not enough!

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Building And Installing Rockbox

Here is a very quick howto that walks you through the few steps needed to compile the Rockbox firmware from source.

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First Debian Package

In this post we learn how to create our first Debian package. We get lost in the maze of Debian documentation available out there. We try not to fall asleep reading these endless pages. And finally we succeed creating a simple yet beautiful Debian package.

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Wake-On-WAN, The Long Road Of The Magic Packet

How to setup wake-on-WAN, using a machine on the LAN to broadcast the magic packet.

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Backing Up Ghost Content

My homemade script to backup my ghost blog, smartly named ghost-backup.

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Ghost Theming

How to get and install themes for your Ghost blog. Then comes an example of Github-based workflow to customize your theme.

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Getting Started With Ghost

How to install Ghost from upstream, setup Apache as a frontend for Ghost, and create a systemd service to start Ghost automatically.

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Secure Web Access Through SSH Tunnel (SOCKS Proxy Server)

How to setup a dynamic SSH tunnel (also called SOCKS proxy server) and use it daily with Firefox and Thunderbird.

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Bash Logging Helpers

Some smart bash lines that provide powerful logging for your scripts, especially useful when run by Cron.

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