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Garage Door Opener with WiFi

I bought this switch from Amazon its listed as the wireless garage door opener remote WiFi switch universal. I connected terminals L and N to 110 volt AC power and the black and green wire to a door magnetic contact … Continue reading

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Cable Modem Woes

I’ve since returned this modem and have basic modem with one ethernet port and phone jacks. I was using an Arris cable modem which is proving to be garbage. System: ARRIS DOCSIS 3.0 / PacketCable 2.0 Touchstone Telephony Gateway HW_REV: … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi email IP at boot

I found a bunch of what seem complicated answers for how to do this. I made my own eventually just using bash and adding it to /etc/rc.local, turns out I didn’t need to have it in rc.local either, if I … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi Term Server

So I got this idea online to make my own terminal server with a Raspberry Pi and ser2net. Hardware needed. UGREEN USB to Serial RS232 Cable Adapter 4 Ports DB9 Converter 9-Pin Male to Male with Hexnuts Raspberry Pi Software … Continue reading

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Upgrade Kankun Smart Plug

To preserve some changes and files I added. Add their path to sysupgrade.conf, in my case this is /www/ and /www/cgi-bin/. # cat /etc/sysupgrade.conf ## This file contains files and directories that should ## be preserved during an upgrade. # … Continue reading

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Bread and Butter Pickles

3 Quarts Bread and Butter Pickles I added a little chili powder, lemon and pepper to give it a slight bite. I also ignored the onions as I’m no fan of onions and celery. I let these sit with the … Continue reading

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BLT Steakhouse and Ford Sync by Microsoft

At first glance you would think these two things have no relation. However they seem to originate from the same place. I was riding home in works 2015 Ford Escape, equipped with Sync. I asked for some Willie Nelson, which … Continue reading

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