Gradients in IPE

Posted: 22nd March 2013 by knoppi in Computer Stuff, Software
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I was just trying to understand, how in IPE areas can be filled with a gradient. On the IPE Wiki you can find examples, however no documentation or comments. Read the rest of this entry »

OpenWRT USB storage

Posted: 25th January 2013 by knoppi in Computer Stuff, Hardware, Linux
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This is a continuation of my last post OpenWRT on TP-Link WDR3600. It deals with the use of my TP-Link WDR3600 as a central file server. Read the rest of this entry »

OpenWRT on TP-Link WDR3600

Posted: 22nd January 2013 by knoppi in Computer Stuff, Hardware, Linux
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For the history leading to this post, read TP-Link WDR3600: Router! Print-Server? and TP-Link WDR3600 – no information available.

After all the annoying information, I decided to change the firmware of my router. Read the rest of this entry »

TP-Link WDR3600 – no information available

Posted: 10th December 2012 by knoppi in Computer Stuff, Linux
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I just received (after several weeks) an answer from the TP-Link support. Read the rest of this entry »

Logging in Python

Posted: 28th November 2012 by knoppi in Computer Stuff, Programming
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I am an excessive user of the built-in logging facilities of Python. Most information about that topic can be found in the Python Logging Howto or in the description of the logging module. If you’re interested how I use it in my modules, just go on reading Read the rest of this entry »

Lenovo s10-3t

Posted: 15th November 2012 by knoppi in Computer Stuff, Hardware, Linux
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Some time ago I bought a Lenovo s10-3t netbook which has a capacitive touch-screen and thus should be able to understand multitouch. Additionally the lid can be rotated and the netbook can then be used as a (rather heavy) tablet. Seems like a nice toy! What I actually want to advertise is the possibility of installing Android on the s10-3t and how to make it comfortable to access the different operating systems, and I can give some insight into the interior of the netbook as I opened it just recently and took some pictures with my smartphone.
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Kerala 2004

Posted: 12th November 2012 by knoppi in Travelling
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In 2004 I took part in an educational journey to the Indian state Kerala. The trip was organised by the german teachers union GEW. Afterwards I built a small website with information about that journey and our pictures. Now, while reorganising all my websites I decided to drop the old website but to keep the pictures at the same time on this blog. I also kept the journal of the journey. I did not keep the links as they lost their validity. Read the rest of this entry »

Gashat

Posted: 26th October 2012 by knoppi in Larp, Orcs
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Sometimes I take away my human mask and reveal my real being. How does this look like? Read the rest of this entry »

TP-Link WDR3600: Router! Print-Server?

Posted: 25th October 2012 by knoppi in Computer Stuff, Linux
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I recently bought the TP-Link TL-WDR3600, a router I thought would be very fine as it has two USB ports to attach printers, scanners, external disks, whatever. My officemate told me of routers like this so I got curious. Read the rest of this entry »