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PiCockpit v.0.11.0 & picockpit-client v0.15.6 released–live pi monitoring!

Freshly released for you – now picockpit.com offers you a possibility to monitor up to 5 Pis from everywhere on this planet (with an Internet connection) for free!This is how it looks like:The data (under the heartbeat button) is updated live, currently every second. How do I start monitoring my Pis for free?Step 1: Sign [...]

By | August 23rd, 2019|PiCockpit, Tips & tricks|Kommentare deaktiviert für PiCockpit v.0.11.0 & picockpit-client v0.15.6 released–live pi monitoring!

Specifying Debian dependency between two versions & apt-get installing .deb files

These informations are probably of most interest to package maintainers:Dependency on specific package versionsHere is how to specify a python3 dependency between version 3.5 (equals to or later), and 3.6 (must be earlier) in debian/control:Depends: python3 (>= 3.5), python3 (<< 3.6)So you basically specify two dependencies.Note, this will not work for Debian Buster (Raspbian buster [...]

By | August 21st, 2019|Development, Tips & tricks|Kommentare deaktiviert für Specifying Debian dependency between two versions & apt-get installing .deb files

Avahi how to assign several .local names to same IP

In some situations you would like to access the same computer / IP using different .local names.This is possible using the Avahi daemon. The following is written for Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver.Install Avahiapt install avahi-daemon avahi-utilsAvahi automatically adds your computer’s hostname to the .local Domain. For instance, my computer is called morpheus. Therefore it will [...]

By | April 10th, 2019|Tips & tricks|Kommentare deaktiviert für Avahi how to assign several .local names to same IP

Creating a Raspbian repository

If you want to host your own Raspbian repository, this article is for you.A Raspbian repository consists of a special directory structure on a webserver. The files, including the packages, are all static – therefore this repository could also simply be hosted on an Amazon S3 instance, for example.The sources.list entry in Raspbian/etc/apt/sources.listdeb http://raspbian.raspberrypi.org/raspbian/ stretch [...]

By | April 3rd, 2019|Raspberry Pi Blog, Tips & tricks|Kommentare deaktiviert für Creating a Raspbian repository

Cancel datafeedwatch subscription / Datafeedwatch kündigen

DataFeedWatch is a very useful tool for generating feeds from your online shop into a variety of targets (e.g. eBay MIP, Amazon Marketplace, Geizhals, other price comparison engines).However some time you may want to cancel your subscription. The link for it is quite hidden. Here’s the way to do it:click on Account (the gears), Plans.Scroll [...]

By | Februar 11th, 2019|Tips & tricks|Kommentare deaktiviert für Cancel datafeedwatch subscription / Datafeedwatch kündigen

OfficeTabLoader.Dll Initialization error 4

I’ve bought and installed OfficeTabLoader, as I work A LOT with office documents – don’t know why I didn’t come up with the idea to optimize this before! Anyways, right out of the box I get this Initialization error 4 from OfficeTabLoader.Dll.It turns out that my Antivirus Software (Bitdefender) is the problem:This works with heuristics [...]

By | Januar 9th, 2019|Tips & tricks|Kommentare deaktiviert für OfficeTabLoader.Dll Initialization error 4