Crappy DisplayPort cables wasted six months of my life

Jan 30, 2019

A short tale of mystery and intrigue. My computer started rebooting during POST, and it took me 6 months to figure out why.

Replacing the blue LEDs on a Das Keyboard 4 Professional with red LEDs

Jul 30, 2017

Swap the blindingly-bright blue LEDs on a Das Keyboard 4 Professional with red LEDs that are a better match for the keyboard's style and your retinas.

Installing Salt on Debian servers

Apr 21, 2016

See how you can save time managing many servers using SaltStack.

Deploying WordPress content changes using WP CLI

Mar 31, 2016

Use WP CLI to deploy hundreds of WordPress content changes to a production environment.

Scarlett 2i2 USB DAC and Debian 8

Jan 14, 2016

Removing PulseAudio is key to getting your Scarlett 2i2 USB DAC working smoothly in Linux.

How to upgrade your web server from Debian 7 Wheezy to Debian 8 Jessie

Dec 18, 2015

There are some things to know about during the upgrade. Here is my process and my notes on upgrading Debian 7 systems to Debian 8.

How to automate moving WordPress custom field values into taxonomy selections

Jul 30, 2015

Here's how I migrated hundreds of custom field values to taxonomy tags using wp cli.

How to migrate a standalone WordPress site into a multisite network

Jul 1, 2015

It's actually more straightforward than you think to migrate a standalone WordPress site into an existing multisite network.

Improve your online privacy by automatically deleting cookies

May 16, 2015

The web is a nicer place without remarketing ads.

gmfw WordPress theme

Apr 15, 2015

A simple WordPress theme adapted from MFW and BMFW.

Fix erratic touchpad on Dell E7240 laptop with Linux

Feb 14, 2015

Here's how I fixed an issue I was having with the trackpad on my Dell E7240 laptop.

RAID 1D (Mirroring with delay)

Nov 20, 2014

A formalized overview of a filesystem protection scheme that I use to safeguard the data on my personal systems.

Structured content

Aug 2, 2014

If you can do only one thing to ensure that your site architecture is sound, read up on this post about structured content.

Minecraft soundtrack

Nov 20, 2012

Some music I like to listen to when playing Minecraft.