Install Comicstreamer Ubuntu 18.04

Install the ComicStreamer dependencies, it uses python and some image processing utilities This command clones the latest ComicStreamer into the /opt/comicstreamer location. It is a fork which supports ComicStreamer behind a reverse proxy and has some additional fixes not in the original ComicStreamer. Change ownership of ComicStreamer folder to prevent permission issues, replace htpcguides with … Read More

Install Mylar Ubuntu 18.04

Install dependencies for Mylar Git clone Mylar into opt Change ownership of the Mylar directory Try running Mylar You can access Mylar at http://ip.address:8090/ ssl Install pyOpenSSL Apache virtualhost Above code will redirect an url to the correct port #and change it to ssl#. Autostart Mylar The init.d script is preferable but if you have problems … Read More

Woocommerce CLI import
 

Woocommerce CLI import

Goal The goal in this particular case is to set up an robust, low cpu usage and fast command line interface which will process CSV files and update woocommerce by SKU. The update by SKU is very important because the source data has no idea which IDs the Woocommerce products are linked to. SKU is … Read More

Dial-up nostalgia
 

Dial-up nostalgia

Back in around 1990 I started my own dial-up Bulletin Board System. In those days we did not connect to the internet to upload releases or chat with friends. Instead we dialed up to BBSs which were hosted in our localhome(!). Modem speed was expressed in baud and I do remember very well seeing the … Read More