Basic Linux Tips

Basic Linux Tips

There are a various number of links which I refer to often in running up Linux / RPi’s, so for future reference, here they are in one place. If you can think

IVR Best Practices

IVR Best Practices

So, over the past 12 months I have been heavily involved in setting up Phone Systems which my favour poison of choice, 3CX Phone System. Through speaking with Clients, I generally ensure that

Off Site Backup Project

Off Site Backup Project

I plan to create an Off-Site Backup Server and came across this great video clip from Linus Tech Tips. It’s below for future reference, once I get to around to this

MariaDB Performance Enhancements

MariaDB Performance Enhancements

Some of my websites run a Maria DB Backend and there have been occasions which I have found the websites extremely slow despite no network congestion. There has been a LOT of hours

Plex on a Telstra TV

Plex on a Telstra TV

I have been trialling Plex as a Media Server for my Home Network. I have found it somewhat helpful, however this link has saved me some $$$ in making my existing Telstra TV’

Spotify on RPi

Spotify on RPi

As my car has not got AirPlay or Bluetooth Audio, I have done some research and used a RPi with the following guide to enable Spotify in my car. I have found it

Sending a Text Message from a RPi

Sending a Text Message from a RPi

Raspberry PI – Send a Text message. This video is based on work done in this blog “http://www.raspberrypi-spy.co.uk/” and you can download the source code from “

Amateur Radio & RPi

Amateur Radio & RPi

The below link has a powerpoint presentation which has extremely basic information in regards to the possible uses of a Raspberry Pi in Ammetur Radio, well worth a look. http://www.g3mdg.org.

KMS Client Setup Keys

KMS Client Setup Keys

Working in a corporate network structure with unlimited Microsoft licensing definetly make life easy when deciding which operating system to run up next.. For future reference, below is a link to the KMS

Pi My Life Up

Pi My Life Up

While adventuring with a Raspberry Pi, I have found the following website to be a great source of inspiration. https://pimylifeup.com/ Some of the guides that I have personally used are as

Changing the Disk ID of a drive

Changing the Disk ID of a drive

In some cases if a VM has the same Disk ID as the host, Microsoft VSS will fail and thus backups will not be successful. In such cases you will need to change