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Remote for OMXPlayer

I use a Raspberry Pi to watch movies on my TV with OMXPlayer, but wired full-sized keyboards make for terrible remotes. That’s why I got an MX6 from Rii. The MX6 is just another keyboard to the Raspberry Pi. On the front it is a remote, and on the back a keyboard, but either way

Clock Drift on Debian under VirtualBox

I installed a minimal Debian 10 as guest on a MacBook Pro under VirtualBox 6.1 and noticed that the clock would drift – at lot. After being up a couple of hours it was almost an hour slow. Whether using systemd-timesyncd, ntp , or ntpd -gq all would give the same result: the clock would

Portable Trusted Encryption

For when you need to e-mail a sensitive information or safely store a file somewhere, use encryption. Most encryption/decryption requires dedicated tools, for which the source code may or may not be available, which may be available on Microsoft, but not Apple, or vice versa. There is a simple solution: OpenSSL. Trusted open source, available

Calendrier de scènes de rue japonaise

Reprise partielle du site de Paul O’Leary McCann, traduit en français. En 1885 Takejiro Hasegawa commença de produire une série de livres “chirimen”, dont, après impression, les feuilles des pages sont pliées en papier crêpe. Recueillant principalement des fables, quelque calendriers ont aussi été réalisées. Ce calendrier de 1901 sera valable en 2019 car les

Sync NextCloud Files on the Command Line

nextCloud and ownCloud having the same codebase, you can use the nextCloud command line client. Fetch the owncloud repository key: wget -nv https://download.owncloud.org/download/repositories/production/Debian_9.0/Release.key -O Release.key Add the owncloud repository key: apt-key add Release.key Remove the key file: rm Release.key Add the ownCloud repository to your sources: echo 'deb http://download.owncloud.org/download/repositories/production/Debian_9.0/ /' > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/owncloud.list Add https as