Author Archives: Lunxer

Starting a company

Long time no see, Mr Blog. After a few years with a big home renovation rebuild i have been away from the blog. But that’s about to change since i’m going to focus on building a business. I’m going to … Continue reading

Server move complete

Sorry for the downtime, the site is up again in a new home :)

Getting tmdb scraper to work in xbmc

If you have trouble getting the tmdb scraper to work in xbmc, and your log shows this: WARNING: failed to load scraper XML Try to install the youtube addon, this installs the “Common Plugin Cache” and that fixed it for … Continue reading

Update xbmc library remotely

There are several solutions available for this, but all seems to call to the web interface of xbmc, you can make a script that uses curl to invoke the update library and call that with crontab/rtorrent/etc I however settled with … Continue reading

DDclient and loopia.se

Want to update a subdomain on loopia dns automatically? Install ddclient sudo apt-get install ddclient step through the conf, you will replace this conf later. after installed, edit the ddclient.conf sudo nano /etc/ddclient.conf And replace it with this below: ## … Continue reading

Stuck keys on apple keyboard?

Was just about to disassemble my apple keyboard when i tried to blow with some compressed air under the stuck keys, and it fixed it straight away! Made a youtube-video so i can share this amazing discovery ;)

Picasa users that signs up for Google+ get free 2048×2048 storage

Picasa Web Albums offers 1 GB of free storage for photos and videos. However, files under certain size limits don’t count towards this free storage limit. This applies to uploads for other Google product that store photos and videos in … Continue reading

RAS Syndrome

Some acronyms are often used incorrectly by adding the first (or any word) of said and thus making it redundant. Today i found out there is a coined word for that: Ras Syndrome There are only three examples in the … Continue reading

Lupercalia by Patrick Wolf on Spotify

New album from my top 5 listen to artist: Patrick wolf Lupercalia by Patrick Wolf on Spotify. Haven’t listen to it much yet, but it shows promise!

Install spotify in ubuntu

This works for Ubuntu 10.04 and is quite straightforward: First add “deb http://repository.spotify.com stable non-free” to your /etc/apt/sources.list sudo nano /etc/apt/sources.list And add “deb http://repository.spotify.com stable non-free” somewhere (without quotes) Add the public key (optional) sudo apt-key adv –keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com … Continue reading