ZNC in Docker container

ZNC is a popular IRC bouncer, which stays connected to IRC channels and log conversations while one isn't connected. This note desrcibes how to launch ZNC in a Docker container, so that it be launched on any Docker enabled platform. To quick start with Docker, one can follow the steps …

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Ubuntu VM auto installation

Installing a fresh Ubuntu, or any other Linux distribution, on a new system is quite forward. The installer asks you a few question about your country, keyboard, network, ... . Then it installs all the required packages on the system, and makes it bootable.

However, when playing with VMs (Virtual Machines), you …

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Ceph and Cinder multi-backend

Ceph's documentation is quite extensive. However, when trying and installing Ceph on a running Openstack platform, I met two main issues: How to deal with a multi-backend setup? And how to deal with several nova-compute nodes? This note will focus on the steps that I followed in order to have …

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Macmini2,1 Linux dual boot

While online resources provide documentation about how to install Linux on a Mac Mini, this guide focuses on the Apple Macmini2,1 and its peculiarities. Please refer to these tables to properly identify your hardware.

About Macmini2,1

Apple provides firmware updates for most of its hardware. Most Mac Minis …

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