Monthly Archives: September 2015

Running Ubuntu 15.04 (and up) on a non-PAE cpu

Ubuntu stopped support for non-PAE systems with release 12.04. But it isn’t that complicated to get an actual ubuntu run on a non-PAE system: Just compile the kernel yourself. So you have to install build-essential linux-source and kernel-package, then extract … Continue reading

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Of tomatos, arduino, mqtt and USB

What have all the things in common? Nothing but the involvement in my current project.  🙂 The trigger was that I wanted to have an automated watering system for my plants. Yes, there are existing projects like garduino or gardenbot. … Continue reading

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