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Headless RaspberryPi 2 installation with Raspbian Jessie

Last night, I wanted to setup my new RaspberryPi 2. I don’t have a TV, and also no spare monitor with HDMI around the appartment, so it had work without it. I ran into an issue with the Raspbian update … Continue reading

02. June 2015 by tiefpunkt
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Automatically sync all folders in Thunderbird

Man, that had been annoying me for years. To access my emails, I use Thunderbird and IMAP (no Gmail). I also make extensive use of server side email filtering/sorting. It took a while to set up, due to the interface … Continue reading

12. August 2014 by tiefpunkt
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ThinkVantage key to lock your screen under Windows 7

At home, I use Debian on my ThinkPad, and have remapped the ThinkVantage key on top of the keyboard to lock my screen. It’s just a single press of a button, and it makes you feel a little safer if … Continue reading

19. March 2013 by tiefpunkt
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Backup your Soup to WordPress

Let’s say you’ve spent a few minutes (or hours, or even days) of your precious lifetime on soup.io, and now you don’t want to loose your work. How would you do this? Thanks to the soup’s RSS export and a … Continue reading

09. February 2013 by tiefpunkt
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