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[2019-01-06] How to netboot and install NetBSD/sparc updated to NetBSD 8.0. You still have to use the second stage bootloader from NetBSD 3.1.1, though.
[2018-12-26] As recent versions of MacOS support Time Machine backups on an SMB share, I updated my howto Building a FreeBSD backup server
[2018-12-25] I've been using Linux almost exclusively on the desktop at home for 15 years now. Time to switch to a graphical login screen with xdm on Linux
[2018-12-24] kvmlib now supports absolute filenames for disk images, e.g. /dev/sdb
[2018-12-09] UTF8 filenames with Java
[2018-11-25] kvmlib now supports different image formats, e.g. qcow2
[2018-11-04] ipc.py demonstrates how to use POSIX / BSD IPC with Python
[2018-10-29] Updated guaca as guacamole on FreeBSD now expects the client and server configuration in different directories
[2018-10-28] Updated both my howtos on Upgrading PostgreSQL with pg_upgrade on FreeBSD and PostgreSQL with replication slots on FreeBSD as PostgreSQL 11 was released a couple of days ago
[2018-10-14] mysql2oracle.pl copies an OTRS database from MySQL to Oracle
[2018-09-29] New version of Captcha.pm uses Digest::SHA instead of Digest::SHA1, as the former comes bundled with recent versions of Perl
[2018-09-22] Patches for libidn to support the German ligature ß updated to version 1.34
[2018-06-17] kvmlib now supports up to 10 network cards, a serial console, and shutdown of JunOS based devices via serial console
[2018-06-02] How to use dehydrated on FreeBSD to automatically get SSL certificates from Let's Encrypt
[2018-05-22] Minimal logging with Apache
[2018-05-05] pomavold 0.7 comes with a udev rules file
[2018-05-02] pomavold 0.6 prevents multiple instances per USB device
[2018-04-08] released graypold-0.7
[2018-02-22] AuthFail version 2 for OTRS 6
[2018-02-07] Added a small section to kvmlib about booting from an iSCSI lun and passing a PCI device from the host to a guest
[2018-01-07] How to netboot and install NetBSD/sparc updated due to Meltdown and Spectre ;-)