Checking startup speed and delays Changing apt-daily.service to start later. Using information from this thread, apt-daily.service should not start in the boot sequence. These are the instructions. Then paste the […]

To ensure your vpn’s dns server is used, the following script can be put in “/etc/NetworkManager/”. It will need execute permission and the “CONNECTION_ID” changed to the vpn connection name.

Some videos now come with advanced formats that my receiver is too old to play, so I created a small script “” which will convert leaving the video alone. #!/bin/bash […]

This year (2016) I am participating in the Christchurch Brick Show and for the Great Ball Contraption I have created two contraptions. Ski Lift This is a ski lift, it […]