Huawei Smartwatch Experiment

I think I am a little bit late, but I finally took the plunge and am now the (hopefully) proud owner of a smartwatch. Not sure how smart this little gizmo is, but at least it looks neat. But first to the decision itself. It is not, that I don’t have a watch. Actually, I […]

Netgear PS121v2 Print Server Linux Foo

It is always fun to re-activate some old hardware. We had this HP laser printer sitting there with a Netgear PS121 (v2!) and it was just begging me to use it. So I thought, that is a quick and easy set up. Well it would’ve been if it didn’t have some nice surprises for me. […]

Ubuntu Sleep Foo Resolved… Finally…

The deed is done! Finally! If you don’t know what I am talking about, please read here, here and here. I finally had the time to get down and dirty (literally!) and change the power supply. Well, the old one died on me and I had to replace it. Now the old 650W rests in […]

Harddisk Foo

I had my fair share of harddisk failures in the past and last night I got hit again. If anybody had problems accessing my site, then please accept my apologies. One of the hard drives in my server failed, which in itself is covered by the software RAID. But for an unknown reason the MySQL […]

Ubuntu Sleep Foo… Resolved… Kinda…

After a lot of searching, testing, trying stupid stuff, ripping hair out, frustration, and what not, I finally found a hint what is going on here. To recap you can read here and here or just continue reading. So, if you didn’t follow the links, then here a quick recap. My machine, after installing a […]