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Entries from October 2009

Speiseplan Studentenwerk München als RSS

October 21st, 2009 · 2 Comments · other stuff

Damit alle, die kein KDE4 benutzen (oder sich noch nicht von Ubuntu trennen können), dennoch in Genuss des Mensa-Speiseplans bekommen, habe ich die RSS-Feeds aktualisiert (die gab es schon länger, aber eher so als Service unter Freunden): http://philipp.wagner.name/cafeteriamenu/ Der Quellcode ist ebenfalls im Mercurial Repository verfügbar (nein, Code zum Parsen von HTML-Seiten ist nicht schön). […]

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New version of the Cafeteria plasmoid

October 18th, 2009 · No Comments · other stuff

The semester starts again and I took the chance to get back to the cafeteria plasmoid and fix some old issues. Changes include: Fix the cmake build files to work with newer KDE versions. Add caching and network status detection to the data engine. The menu for the next week is cached if you are […]

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Copy files with dd and netcat

October 5th, 2009 · No Comments · other stuff

Today I had to copy several LVM partitions to another machine. The first tools I thought of were dd and netcat (nc), the swiss army knife for every sysadmin. But the following two lines didn’t make me happy: source$ ssh root@192.168.66.2 — nc -l 3333 \| dd of=/dev/VolGroupData/data1 & source$ dd if=/dev/VolGroupData/data1 | nc 192.168.66.2 […]

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