Virtualbox and iscsi target using synology nas

2016-05-26 01_59_17-SpeakEasy

So I’ve been instantly in love with my synology nas, and of course have been involved with virtual machines since qemu was the new hotness, but always on a small, personal scale so I never really had the fun SAN’s… Continue Reading


pihole-led startup script


I’ve modified my demonsaw startup script and created one for the pihole-led.sh script from my previous post, to help those that want this feature to run on boot as well. UPDATE! Grab the code from my github, it’s more up… Continue Reading

New Untangle Interface Dropped!

2016-04-13 00_27_37-Untangle - edge

Just logged into my untangle gateway and was greeted by the new UI so I just wanted to share a quick update and first glance! The main page is much improved giving you a better high level overview of what… Continue Reading


Get LED alerts for each blocked ad using pi-hole


So I’ve applied network wide ad blocking at home by putting my odroid c1+ with pi-hole from pi-hole.net in front of it all and it’s been working great! As you can see it’s blocking thousands of ad’s a day! So… Continue Reading

AWS Certificate Management makes ssl for your elb listeners super easy!


If you have committed to using the AWS resources to their fullest (and for now, are using the us-east region), adding ssl to your website has just become super easy! With the new Certificate Manager, no more csr request and… Continue Reading


Upgrade your b-652 air speakers part 2


Crossover time! So they have finally arrived, my Dayton Audio XO2W-4.5K 2-Way Speaker Crossover’s! As you may remember my goal for this project was to use only Dayton Audio components to make a great sounding and affordable 2.1 system for my… Continue Reading


Oh My ZSH FTW!!!

2016-01-23 12_53_08-daniel@debian_ ~_.ssh

I’ve recently switched from bash to zsh as my primary shell and have been enjoying it

but ran across this post that pointed me to ohmyz.sh that has a very nicely documented on github .zshrc file and alot of additional themes,… Continue Reading


Upgrade your b652-air speakers


So the people in demonsaw know, but I haven’t told the world yet, just how much I love my Dayton Audio b652-air speakers! For a budget speaker you can NOT beat the sound these reproduce! The classic b652’s have held… Continue Reading


New Year, New Keyboard!


So I just wanted to share some geeky mechanical keyboard love and some pic’s of my new WASD V2 Keyboard that I had customized. Really nice keyboards, I highly recommend them! (looking at the code next for some led love!)… Continue Reading


dockercraft – manage your containers from inside minecraft!


What can’t minecraft do? To that point, what can’t Docker do either?! If you spend a lot of time dealing with containers, you might enjoy the new dockercraft image the folks at docker have released, it’s awesome!  Here’s a link… Continue Reading