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…and we’re back (again).

So I finally got back around to fixing this site up again…and again. Seems that in my desire to fix things, I inadvertently broke everything so I had to rebuild the site from scratch. I was actually a fun learning experience and I got to set up a few other…

New host, new plugin, new updates

I’m using a new host (https://www.linode.com/) on an Ubuntu-based VPS. REALLY liking the flexibility that a VPS can provide vs. a shared hosting provider. I strongly recommend Linode if you are in the market for one. I was thinking of documenting the setup but got to distracted. Maybe next time.…

MiniDLNA paths in OpenWRT

I’ve recently made the switch from using DD-WRT to OpenWRT (https://openwrt.org/) which is essentially what DD-WRT is based on. I now have a much leaner, cleaner and more control over my router. One thing that has bugged me was that I decided to enable MiniDLNA on the router but was…

Customizing Linux Shell

Just a quick post on customizing the Linux Shell. My host is in CST and I wanted to change my timezone to EST. After some research, I found that we can make changes to the .bashrc file to set certain environmental settings. I also found out I could change a…