Home Assistant for a Newbie

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Getting started with Home Assistant, you are presented with lots of options and there is a plethora of opinions to steer you in the "right" direction. The problem I had is that I was paralyzed by the options and, as a consequence, set back my adoption of Home Assistant in my everyday life. In an … Continue reading Home Assistant for a Newbie

Pi-Hole the Easy Way

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Setting up a Pi-Hole for your network is a beautifully simple process. This is a guide whose intent is to give you the confidence to try it yourself. If you are not new to the Raspberry Pi and have accomplished many things with it, this guide is likely a bit too basic. The goal of … Continue reading Pi-Hole the Easy Way

How and When to Update openSUSE Tumbleweed | Blathering

A blathering about my opinion on how and when to update openSUSE Tumbleweed.

Pi-Hole Update Troubles

PiHole Update Troubles Title

A short solution for upgrading a Pi-Hole running on Raspberry Pi OS

Query NTP Server in Terminal

Query NTP Server in Terminal Title

Query NTP server from the terminal in Linux

PipeWire Audio Server on openSUSE Tumbleweed

PipeWire on openSUSE

Linux audio has been considered a sore-spot with some audiophiles. Personally, I have been very happy with Linux Audio since about 2009 or 2010 or so and enjoyed its continual improvements as the project has matured. The high point for PulseAudio has been the intuitive, input / output switching. The downside has been the latency … Continue reading PipeWire Audio Server on openSUSE Tumbleweed

Noodlings 29 | Transient State

Here is the 29th individually wrapped fun sized podcast episode Pimiga Return of Makers Corner Podcast with Yannick Linking a TI-86 Calculator with openSUSE openSUSE Corner openSUSE Smiles New architectures for Leapx86_64ARM 64Power PC, not big-endianIBM Z and LinuxONE, s390xArchitecture list for Tumbleweedx86_32x86_64ARM v6ARM v7ARM Arch 64RISC V 64 News IRC and Matrix announcements Due to … Continue reading Noodlings 29 | Transient State

Noodlings 28 | Building Things

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Here is the 28th Chiclet sized podcast episode Return of BDLL Digital Sign Solution with Screenly on the Raspberry Pi Ventoy | Multi-ISO Bootable USB Drive Made Easy TiddlyWiki | Personal, non-linear, Note Taking Application on Linux openSUSE Corner openSUSE Smiles I purchased a new printer and had some issues with the proprietary plugin. The … Continue reading Noodlings 28 | Building Things

TiddlyWiki | Personal, non-linear, Note Taking Application on Linux

There are many options for Personal Note Taking Application on Linux but TiddlyWiki just happens to be the one I use the most and the longest on openSUSE.

Noodlings 27 | Flipping my Podcast switch

This is my 27th individually wrapped fun-sized podcast, now with less effort! #Noodlings #Podcast #ComputerHistory