A few web servers that I’ve needed to access for work have blocked my connection when connecting via tethering to my phone internet (T-Mobile). To get around this, I used an SSH tunnel as a SOCKS proxy for my web traffic.Continue reading post "SSH tunnel as “poor mans” VPN"
I discovered and played with the CLI text based file browser Midnight Commander this weekend.Continue reading post "Midnight Commander"
I recently tried to install vagrant on a Mac OS X.11 (El Capitan) machine, but ran into trouble.Continue reading post "Vagrant on Mac El Capitan problem"
I recently found myself needing to replace some text in a PDF for confidentiality reasons.Continue reading post "Replacing text in PDF"
I had a weird loss of a git commit when my battery died unexpectedly.Continue reading post "#2520"
I was able to get wi-fi working on my recent Ubuntu install, but not with the built in wi-fi.Continue reading post "#2464"
I installed Ubuntu on my Windows tablet this weekend.Continue reading post "#2461"
I’ve made myself a simple command line calculator using