Developer Labs

Getting MTP devices to work on Linux: Nook HD(+)

Posted by on Jun 5, 2013 in ebooks, linux, technology | Comments Off

Android devices typically require you to use MTP to read and write files, instead of using USB mass storage. Wondering why? A lot of other...

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Installation notes on ipython-notebook

Posted by on Apr 4, 2013 in linux | Comments Off

ipython-notebook is a nice piece of kit, a sort of user-friendly pocket web interface slash gui for mucking around with Python. According...

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Accessing local-network-only web pages from outside the firewall

Posted by on Apr 10, 2010 in linux, Uncategorized | Comments Off

VPNs aren’t as painless as they ought to be, and setting one up purely in order to get at web pages that have been hidden behind a...

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Technical standards

Posted by on Nov 2, 2009 in, linux, project, technology, | Comments Off

In our project ( we are using a number of different techniques and tools to make things done. Coding As main development...

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USB webcam fun

Posted by on Sep 17, 2009 in linux, Uncategorized | Comments Off

Bought a pair of webcams (mostly for the purposes of playing with opencv). When plugged in, the uvcvideo kernel module recognises them, and...

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Linux on a Toshiba NB200

Posted by on Aug 26, 2009 in hardhack, linux, technology, Uncategorized | 7 comments

Thanks to Ultim8Fury, Leesa and Nick255 for the following. Presumably as it’s a fairly new model, after setting up linux (Ubuntu...

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