- 2017-12-09 Updating Intel ME on a Lenovo Carbon X1 3rd gen
No doubt to Andrew S. Tanenbaum's great joy recent news have revealed that many Intel processors run a version of Minix on some kind of extra "security" core...
- 2016-12-27 Emacs: find-file-from-selection
Tired of having to select exactly the part of a warning- or error message in the terminal, or a log file, and then pasting it into the mini-buffer in Emacs...
- 2016-06-12 Quick "host is up"
Using ping(8) to determine whether a host on the local network is up is easy, but a bit slow - especially if what you are doing is checking whether it makes...
- 2014-12-30 Downloading tv shows from Danish Broadcasting Corporation (DR)
Some years ago I hacked together a script to download tv shows from DR, called drnuget - because I don't want to install Adobe's Flash plugin on my computer...
- 2005-12-19 bc and default setup
After being annoyed with the fact that I had to type "scale=10" or similar every time I started bc(1), for quite a while, I finally looked at the source and...