Category Misc

My Ultimate Home Server/Workstation

My Ultimate Home Server Workstation My notes on installing Proxmox as a home-lab server Table of Contents Requirements Proxmox has it all Installation and setting up Install gnome-desktop Add new user for the desktop environment Make the user a Proxmox admin Add USB bootable devices As a host hardware passthrough As a host USB device passed through to the VM Add hot pluggable USB support Add some SPICE to the server Install Gnome Desktop 40 I...

How to (correctly) calculate HTD3M pulley diameters

How To (Correctly) Calculate HTD3M Pulley Diameters

How to debloat / de-google Oxygen OS 10+

Since finding anything on these sort of procedures is very hard, I decided to share my experience. I am not responsible for any damage to any device caused by doing the following. The Oxygen OS version I used this on was 10.0.10, other version may require extra steps. Oxygen OS is one of the nicest skins over Android. It also supports several device-related function in Oneplus devices which many of custom roms fail to utilize due to closed source of the code that Oneplus uses to control...

Why I switched from VScode to Emacs

Why I switched from VScode to Emacs A quick comparison between VScode and Doom Emacs Table of Contents Intro Shortcomings of VS code and how Emacs can fill them Performace Mouse or keyboard (or both)? One thing that cannot be replaced by any extension in VS code, VIM or any other editor: Emacs' Org mode Licensing Shortcomings of Emacs for first-time user Help and community Learning curve Integrated development environment Final words Intro If...

Timelapse video using photos taken with an android phone

Table of Contents 1. Open camera android app 2. Default camera app 3. Making a video from photos 3.1. Reorder photos (optional) 3.2. Resize (optional) 3.3. Brightness and contrast adjustments and normalization (optional) 3.4. Watermark (optional) 3.5. Make a video 3.5.1. No recompression of jpgs 3.5.2. Using recompression 3.5.3. Lossless 3.6. Compress the video Making a timelapse video out of several photos taken with a specific delay is quite easy in GNU/Linux....