Monthly Archives: January, 2017

Fixing CH340 Problems On A NodeMCU V3 Board

A while back I bought a couple of NodeMCU V3 boards via EBay. They’ve sat among my “projects waiting to happen” until I pulled them out this past week intending to install MicroPython on one of them. However, when I connected the boards to my Linux laptop’s USB port they weren’t recognized. This board uses …

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Creating A Portable Linux Installation On A Flash Drive (Part 2)

In the previous post I described how to create a Linux bootable USB flash drive. However, sometimes you may want to run this installation in conjunction with your normal desktop rather than have it take over the whole system. In that case, you can boot the flash drive from within VirtualBox. Granting The Proper Permissions …

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Creating A Portable Linux Installation On A Flash Drive (Part 1)

I like the idea behind Docker where you can set up applications to run within their own container. However the last time I played with it I had some trouble configuring it to my satisfaction and decided to look for another solution. This led me to consider the use of USB flash drives. With their …

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A blog about RTL-SDR (RTL2832) and cheap software defined radio

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