Viewing posts from July, 2014

Contact Lenses Are Awesome

As far as I know, I've had an astigmatism for my entire life. I only really noticed in the middle of elementary school. The first time I put on glasses, I felt cheated; people see like this normally?

Aruba 620 Password Reset

If you forget your password to an Aruba 620, you can perform a password reset it using the RS232 (serial) console port with some magic words.

Mezzanine Media Library 404, Solution!

I have been fighting with Mezzanine's Media Library for the past hour. I love Mezzanine, but the damn Media Library (filebrowser_safe) wouldn't load. I'd be greeted with my site's 404 page when I'd try to reach that page. Google didn't help much, so I had to turn my brain on and look at the code. The URL for the Media Library link in my admin panel was "/browse". This is wrong. Add the following to your site's main urls.py and all will be well:

Dwarf Fortress 0.40.03 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS x64

I wanted to run the latest and recently updated Dwarf Fortress on Ubuntu (14.04 LTS), but it's a 32-bit binary and therefore depends on lots of other 32-bit binaries to be installed, which I don't have on a x86_64 or 64-bit installation. If you try to run it, you'll see this:

Xubuntu Alt-F2 Application Finder Slowless, Fixed!

I'm running the latest version of Xubuntu (Ubuntu with XFCE instead of Gnome), and I'm noticing quite a few bugs here and there. I've gotten around to Googling them, and thanks to the awesomeness of the Internet and also of other people, I've been finding solutions almost immediately.