A shout-out to CLI

Not everything has to be fancy and shiny. Most of the apps we use to day, both on our laptops/desktops and mobile phones are very good looking and sleek. The developers behind them has done a terrific job with most of ┬áthese apps. But is fancy, shiny and sleek always the best? Lately I've been finding my self actively seeking out applications that are not that fancy and sleek. I have been looking in the world of cli[┬╣]. I have not replaced most of apps but two of them…

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DigitalOcean Python Dynamic DNS

I've earlier posted about my Node based Dynamic DNS solution for DigitalOcean. Although this app is still working it will not be maintained anymore. I have created a Python (3.x) based app that does the same as the Node based one - sans the IPv6 part. I will add that as well in the near future. You can download or clone the repository from here.…

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MagicMirror2 Module

After setting up one of my Raspberry PIs as a "Magic Mirror" - sans the mirror but with a 7" touch screen I found the need for a module or two. Magic Mirror2 has a lot of good modules to choose from. One of them did almost what I wanted.[1] So by the magic of Free and Open-source Software (FOSS) I forked one of them and made a few changes. So still in the spirit of FOSS I've made the fork available to donwload. You can…

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Git / Hastebin

If you are using Solus (with Budgie DE) (https://solus-project.com) there is a small applet for Budgie panel to easily paste your gist/snippet directly to a gist server.It supports Pastebin, Github Gist, Hastebin and GNOME paste. That means you can use it on Gitlab.no's Hastebin instance. Yay #FOSS!…

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Instagram feed as static page

Some code and instructions for showing your Instagram feed as a static page with a Ghost blog.…

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