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Ideas, thoughts and projects by Gert Leenders.

Hardware: Intel® NUC Kit NUC5i3RYK Samsung 850 EVO, 250 GB SSD (M.2, MZ-N5E250BW) Corsair ValueSelect 16 GB DDR3L-1600 (CMSO16GX3M2C1600C11) Create a bootable USB Choose your closest OpenBSD mirror: http://www.openbsd.org/ftp.html Pick a version and browse
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Although the Hameg 8115-2 Power Meter has a USB/RS-232 serial interface, there is currently no driver support for OS X. In the next few step I explain how to get the serial interface working in OS X. USB/RS-232
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The Benchmarks I finally found the time to finish the HummingBoard benchmarks. In the following graphs you find a comparison between the different HummingBoard models (i1, i2 and i2eX), a comparison of the i2 board running different kernel versions and
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Amazon Web Services CloudFront Edge Locations Codes Amazon Web Services names their Edge Locations after the closest International Airport IATA Code. For my current employer I wrote a small application to process CloudFront logs, its functionality is based on services
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It’s been nearly three years since the release of the Raspberry Pi, and one thing is clear – there’s a huge market for these low priced Single Board Computers (SBC). And naturally, given how phenomenally popular this particular gadget
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Besides being a good matching mechanism, sorting is one of the key aspects of a good search engine. For ElasticSearch, sorting is based on generating a score for each document hit. Within this concept, the default ordering in ElasticSearch is
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Kickstarter, one of my favourite sites, I think it's even becoming an addiction :) As you can see on my public Kickstarter profile you can expect some brand new backed board reviews coming your way in the next months. They are
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I'm a big fan of the HummingBoard-i2eX version because it has an onboard mSATA II connector. This layout provides you the easiest way to hook up an SSD. All you need is an mSATA Drive. Just plug the drive into
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I just reran the Banana Pi benchmark with an SSD hooked up. Because most of the benchmarks only use the CPU, the result is almost the same. As soon as applications also rely on storage you will see a performance
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Do this only right after flashing the image on the SD-Card, so if anything goes wrong you do not lose any data. sudo fdisk /dev/mmcblk0 In fdisk: Press ‘p’ to print the partition table: Disk /dev/mmcblk0: 15.9
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