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Advent of Code

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It’s that time of the year again… Time for the Advent Of Code! This year I’ll have a go with Go - I’ve never written anything in it, so it’s going to be a challenge!

Renaming volume groups on Debian

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I’m prepping a lot of stuff with cloud-init lately, and one step I always forget when installing my base OS is keeping the vg name clear of any hostname stuff.

Managing your digital/paper documents with Paperless-ng

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Close to when we were moving I decided to do something about my rather huge paper archive (bills, receipts, …). I set about digitizing it all using a flatbed scanner, my cellphone and Swiftscan (formerly known as Scanbot) to turn them all into PDF’s.

Using JACK for lower-latency audio on Linux for piano practice

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About a month and a bit in me learning the piano, I’ve had to rethink my remote piano learning setup. The latency was at points really annnoying (sometimes nearly a second) - it’s confusing when you hit a key and only hear it when you’re hitting the next key. So, time to look for a lower-latency setup.