In this project, we will use a Raspberry Pi Pico, a GPS module (NEO-6M), and a WS2812B RGB LED matrix to create a versatile display. The display will show the distance to a predefined home location, t…

"I don't know who you are. I don't know what you want. If you are looking for ransom I can tell you I don't have money, but what I do have are a very particular set of skills. Skills I have acquired o…

Essential Linux Commands for Everyday Use Linux is a powerful operating system widely used in server environments and by developers worldwide. One of the key strengths of Linux is its command-line int…

Transforming to a DevOps Team: A Strategic Guide In today’s fast-paced tech world, adopting DevOps practices has become essential for teams aiming to deliver high-quality software quickly and efficien…

Your browser does not support the video tag. Rulers of tomorrow.mp3 Thanks to AI Suno! Lyrics: Power in their hands they rise Climbing high toward the skies Past and future they entwine Holding Europe…

Intro: I got a old EEE PC 900 (yeaaaaah!) What will I use this old machine for? Retro-gaming. Actually, it was harder than expected. Two things drove me mad; First: making this cute little machine bo…

Semantic Versioning is a versioning scheme that aims to convey meaning about the underlying changes in a release through version numbers. It was created by Tom Preston-Werner and is widely adopted in…

After reading on old blog-post I re-learned how to make a Windows XP usb boot disk. (download Windows XP, use RUFUS and make a USB stick). Windows XP is modern enough to work similar as modern install…

This small post shows my Bash script to direct attach a HDD of SSD in Proxmox to a VM Don't like scrips? This are the manual steps: link #!/bin/bash # Function to list available disks list_disks() { …

This is a small post about uploading a file over SSH to a remote Linux server. I love to run my first .sh scripts (thanks Chat-GPT!); I edit and store them for now on my Windows PC. Over SSH I copy th…

Check in the GUI the serial number of the HDD (navigation: Proxmox URL > Notes > Disks > copy Serial) Check in the GUI the VM number (e.g. 107) (navigation: Proxmox URL > Virtual Machi…

Intro: I needed to compress a directory for backup but installing ZIP was not possible. Therefore I used TAR: How to: You can do this with tar and a few convenient options: tar -zcvf backup.tar.gz /va…

Un breve vídeo para mostrar los campos de flores de los Países Bajos. Esta época del año; los campos son de color rojo, morado, blanco y muchos otros colores. ¿Quieres ver más vídeos de Holanda? Se vi…

Add directory to ZFS Pool: Open shell in NODE (eg. warp) Create folder on existing ZFS pool (eg. platterpool) zfs create platterpool/platter -o mountpoint=/platter Open Datacenter > Storage and…

Direct Attach HDD / SSD to VM by id Steps to attach DISK Open NODE (e.g. WARP) > Open DISKS > Copy Serial to a notepad or write it down Open shell on the NODE (eg. warp) and check for correspon…

How to Win Friends and Influence People Author: Dale Carnegie Published: 1936 Genre: Non-fiction, Self-help, Personal Development Introduction "How to Win Friends and Influence People" by Dale Carneg…

Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance Author: Angela Duckworth Published: 2016 Genre: Non-fiction, Psychology, Self-help Introduction In her groundbreaking book "Grit: The Power of Passion and …

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I am Vincent de Koning, born in Amsterdam, in the Netherlands. I live in the beautiful city of Groningen, ruled by young people and innovative minds.