BSSCC Linux Scavenger Hunt - Solutions

07 Apr 2022 · 8 min read

SPOILERS if you haven't completed it.

Assume all part 1 commands here are run in the home directory. Assume all part 2 commands are run in the part2 directory.

Primoprod Progress Report 2

15 Jan 2022 · 7 min read

Six months have passed since the first progress report. Since then, a flood of changes have made it in, including hundredth-class Android support!

This report will cover from where the previous left off to the present day: 21 August 2021 - 15 January 2022.

3 Reasons to Switch to Linux

30 Oct 2021 · 4 min read

In the computing world, Linux is already extremely widespread — it's near-ubiquitous on servers as well as many appliances such as smart fridges, cars, or even Mars helicopters . If you have an Android phone, you're running Linux already. So why not give it a shot on your computer, too?

Using IWD with YRDSB Wi-Fi

14 Sep 2021 · 1 min read

The iNet Wireless Daemon (iwd) is a lightweight and stable Wi-Fi manager for Linux systems. However, some configuration is needed for it to work properly on WPA Enterprise (802.1X) networks. For YRDSB:

Primoprod Progress Report

21 Aug 2021 · 9 min read

Welcome to the very first Primoprod progress report! In a similar vein to quite a few open source emulation projects (such as those I follow myself using emufeed), I'll be releasing these tidbits in lieu of daily Unstagnation shorts sometimes.

In this hopefully small series of development notes, I'll be laying out my experiences learning web development as an absolute amateur.

This report will cover the beginnings of the project to the present day: 16 July - 20 August 2021.

Handy Python Tips

29 May 2021 · 6 min read

Python is a flexible programming language that is well-known for its simplicity and numerous features that make programming in it a lot faster. This article presents just a few that might speed up your productivity a little bit.

Being Complacent

21 May 2021 · 1 min read

Imagine this: you think you're doing great in the world, and all your friends are telling you you're doing great in the world. But one day, you look outside the bubble you're in and realise just how far behind you really are.

Why Self-Host?

16 Apr 2021 · 3 min read

There are a variety of services out there that make it easy for anyone to set up their own "cloud". From Google Drive for storage to Medium for blogs, there are unlimited options in putting content out there. So aside as a learning experience, why would you take on the burden of running a server on your own machine?

An Introduction to the Objective-Subjective Scoring System

14 Apr 2021 · 4 min read

It's difficult to fairly judge anything in a manner free from bias. It's even more difficult to do it for abstract and creative works such as literature or stories, as your own personal enjoyment can greatly affect how you view the work and any flaws it might have. The Objective-Subjective Scoring System (OS3) attempts to remedy this issue by separating as much bias as possible.

The primary feature of OS3 is that it assigns two scores to a certain work with a small scale: the objective score and the subjective score, both inclusively ranging from 0 to 3.

On the Topic of Dark Mode

07 Apr 2021 · 1 min read

On the desktop, dark mode is an abomination that should be eradicated from applications.

Browsers, IDEs, and other applications must be freed from their shadowy chains and returned to light — where they truly belong.


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