Category: Computers

Howto and other interesting information on computers systems and programming.

Open Source CCTV system for your home

Looking for some nice software to connect all my IP cameras…. found this Shinobi Installation, run this on Centos 7 curl -s

10gb fiber to my barn? Why not…

Don’t ever start looking at ebay when you are a systems engineer. You quickly find yourself convincing yourself that your home network is inadequate and should be keeping up with the multi-national infrastructure you work with day to day. Imaging your Barn is Tokyo, your house is San Francisco… you need that 10gb connection to …

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Linux Docker Workstation Build

Install your RH compatible OS, Centos 7 in my case

Configure Cisco 7960 phones with Asterisk PBX

This article describe the process to configure a Cisco 7960 SIP phone with an Asterisk PBX system. Requirements Asterisk PBX or similar TFTP Server Cicso 7960G or similar IP phone   Asterisk Server Config Create new SIP extension Under “Applications / Extensions” choose Add Extension Choose “CHAN SIP Device” Enter User Extension: 702 (or whatever …

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Install Raspbian using Linux

Raspbian Installation Raspbian is a stripped down linux distribution that you can load on a raspberry PI. I have been using Raspberry PI’s for a number of systems in my house. The latest Raspberry PI 3 is Quad Core Broadcom BCM2837 64-bit ARMv8 processor (phew) which means it’s pretty fast. It also has WiFi built …

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