Articles by aidanharris

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The contents of this article are taken from blog.christosoft.de which I'm referencing for future use.

Mount clonezilla image to restore single file (browse)

Clonezilla is a fine tool to backup/restore/clone partitions or drives. It is very powerful, can handle both Linux and Windows partitions and so …
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Docker is an amazing tool that's perfect for building Microservices. I'm still learning to use it and if I'm being honest, I quite like it. I could see its power from the onset. Docker is essentially a virtual machine (VM) without the overhead of a VM (note: Docker isn't actually …

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Introduction

Vagrant is a useful tool for managing virtual machines. It can be used for setting up development and testing environments. This means code can be built and tested in a clean and consistent environment.

Prerequisites

  • A Mac Computer - I'm using a MacBook Pro Retina 15" Late 2013 model running …
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Developing and testing in production is a terrible, terrible idea. However until I set up a virtual machine development environment I have little choice but to do so. Here's how to change the theme depending on the user's IP address:

Create a new plugin (you might want to use the …

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Recently I bought myself a Raspberry Pi 2. One of the first things I wanted to do was to install Kodi. This was easy enough thanks to the apt package manager included with Rasbian. It's as simple as sudo apt-get install kodi.

However since the Kodi user data and cache …

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