Virtualization on Mac

By |2019-10-11T23:36:14+02:00October 11th, 2019|Tech Support, Wiki|

Just a quick one to share some options on virtualization on Mac. VMware Fusion Pro Although paid software, this is what I recommend going for, especially if you want to virtualize an ancient OS. Unlike some alternatives VMware provides drivers even for some ancient guest OS, so you can run [...]

Looking for old OS installer images?

By |2019-10-11T22:35:52+02:00October 11th, 2019|Retro, Sharing|

So you want to look into old CP/M, DOS, Windows 3.x or Mac OS 8?You are at the right place! I found a great archive, that I wanted to share with you! The WinWorld archive contains old OS images of installer discs and floppies. Ranging from old OS/2, CP/M and [...]

Linux full-disk-encryption

By |2019-10-09T10:49:08+02:00October 9th, 2019|Tech Support, Wiki|

Just wanted to share a one-liner on how to encrypt a device,partition or volume with cryptsetup (dm-crypt/luks)and options to get you started! The idea is simple: You create a crypto container on a disk/partition/volume/file/whatever, you then unlock that container, and then mount that container to a folder. When you're done [...]

OpenVPN clients: A list

By |2020-03-22T18:37:28+01:00October 6th, 2019|RoadWarrior, Tech Support, Wiki|

Here's a list of OpenVPN clients I recommend for various platforms. Windows Use the official open source community client. https://openvpn.net/community-downloads/ Mac Use the open source Tunnelblick client which is both OpenVPN and GUI in one app. https://tunnelblick.net/ Linux Use your distribution package or compile OpenVPN from source. https://wiki.debian.org/OpenVPNhttps://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Openvpnhttps://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/OpenVPN Android I [...]

W00t no more external requests!

By |2019-10-11T23:42:09+02:00October 6th, 2019|Meta|

This blog has been cleaned from external requests! What this means is, that no third party services are embedded or contacted any more for this blog. There is one exception though, for user submissions where comments are checked against an anti-spam service and the contact page uses reCAPTCHA to avoid [...]

You are dual booting Windows and Linux but somehow Windows can’t keep up with the time (clock)?

By |2019-09-30T03:38:31+02:00September 30th, 2019|Tech Support|

I have something to fix that! The reason is, that other systems like Linux and Mac know that your hardware clock is set to UTC, but Windows treats the clock differently... How to solve? Simply tell Windows that your hardware clock is set to UTC by using my simple registry [...]

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NetBeans Launcher Mac

By |2019-09-26T19:49:53+02:00September 26th, 2019|News, Sharing|

NetBeans has no proper launcher "app" for Mac, which is why I made one! Just a quick post to share the launcher for NetBeans I made. You can find it here. Why a launcher? Because Apache's NetBeans has no proper launcher for Mac. You can find an .exe for Windows, [...]

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iPadOS 13 is here!

By |2019-09-24T23:38:57+02:00September 24th, 2019|News|

Just a quick post to let you know iPadOS 13 was finally released and it's straight to 13.1! It can handle mice! Omg! iOS 13.1 is now out too, which fixes bugs from the previously released 13.0. So now is a good time to create a backup in iTunes and [...]

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