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Jan 07, 2013

SSH Using Hostnames

I’ve always been wondering why I couldn’t use hostnames in my ssh commands (like ssh pi@raspberrypi), so I’ve been using IP addresses the entire time (e.g. ssh pi@ Today, I’ve finally figured out how to use easier-to-remember hostnames in Linux …

Nov 22, 2012

Aug 17, 2012

Compiling the Linux Kernel in Ubuntu

Linux is awesome. However, there are always its shortcomings, such as hardware not being recognized. For my laptop, a Toshiba Satellite L655, I must compile my own, custom kernel such that Ubuntu will see my battery’s charge. The original solution for this problem is from Techinterplay here, but I …