Learning Linux

by Pete 8 minutes read

Discover how to automate comprehensive system burn-in tests using the Phoronix Test Suite in our step-by-step guide. Enhance your Linux system’s reliability and performance with efficient testing strategies that save time and resources.

by Pete 5 minutes read

Discover how to conduct effective burn-in tests using the Phoronix Test Suite on Linux systems. This guide covers essential tests for CPU, memory, GPU, and more to ensure your hardware’s reliability and performance.

by Pete 13 minutes read

Discover how to streamline your Linux system updates with our guide on setting up automated monitoring using a BASH script, a web server, and Home Assistant. Learn to automate updates and display results on a dashboard, enhancing system management and security.

by Pete 7 minutes read

Presence detection is a fundamental aspect of smart home automation. Knowing who is home and when they arrive or leave allows you to create personalized and efficient experiences. In this guide, we’ll explore how to achieve robust presence detection using Nmap, OPNsense, and …

by Pete 13 minutes read

Discover how to enhance your home automation system with HolyIoT Bluetooth beacons. This comprehensive guide covers everything from setting up ESPHome configurations to creating effective automations, ensuring reliable and precise device tracking. Upgrade your smart home setup for better stability and extended battery …

by Pete 4 minutes read

Learn the essentials of managing Python environments in Ubuntu to avoid common issues like the ‘externally managed’ error. Our step-by-step guide covers everything from installation to activation, helping you set up isolated development environments for your projects.

by Pete 5 minutes read

When you manage or configure Linux systems, knowing the right tools can significantly improve your operations. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll explore the best open-source benchmarking and burn-in tools available for Linux. These tools assess performance and stability, ensuring that every component achieves …

by Pete 2 minutes read

Embark on an exploration of advanced YAML techniques with nested anchors and aliases within ESPHome configurations. For those ready to embrace the next level of customization, this section delves into the art of crafting intricate setups with remarkable simplicity. Discover how to nest …

by Pete 4 minutes read

In the realm of Bash scripting, functions are your secret weapons for achieving elegance, modularity, and efficiency. By encapsulating code into reusable blocks, you create a library of building blocks that streamline your scripts. This article is your guide to unlocking the potential …

by Pete 3 minutes read

In the universe of Bash scripting, the power to manipulate files and directories opens doors to limitless automation possibilities. With the ability to navigate, manipulate, and organize file systems, your scripts become formidable tools for managing data and orchestrating complex tasks. This article …

by Pete 2 minutes read

In this article, we’ll walk you through a practical example of using YAML anchors and aliases in an ESPHome configuration. Let’s say you have multiple LED strips in different rooms, and you want to apply the same settings to all of them without …

by Pete 7 minutes read

In the realm of multiplayer gaming, managing game servers efficiently is a crucial task for community organizers, gaming enthusiasts, and server administrators. Open-source game control panels have emerged as valuable tools, offering user-friendly interfaces and features that simplify the deployment and administration of …