Electric Kiwi Free Hour of Power Script for Linux

I recently had a tinker with automating websites. For those of you in New Zealand and haven’t signed up, you can sign up here and receive a $50 credit to your account: (disc.… Continue reading

How to Setup L2TP/IPSec VPN Servers (Debian)

I was recently asked how to access BBC iPlayer and itv from New Zealand. These services are geolocked and require you to be in the UK to access them. Anyway it prompted me… Continue reading

Enabling root access for LightDM

This really related to cases where lightDM uses PAM authentication in OSes such as FreeBSD. I recommend reading up on: https://www.tuxradar.com/content/how-pam-works Anyway, you’ll need to navigate to: # cd /usr/local/etc/pam.d Use vi to… Continue reading

Tascam DM24 Repair

A few days ago I was able to purchase a DM24 for cheap off the internet. The problem was that 4 of the faders weren’t working. This post is just a list of… Continue reading

Mechwarrior 4 Mercenaries Issues

Over Christmas I had the chance to relive all the Christmas presents I received from long ago. Anyway, I wanted to play some MW4 Mercenaries. When I loaded it up however, it seemed… Continue reading

Fimmvörðuháls pass from Skógar to Thorsmork

This post it to give a review of the walk and also provide some tips for travelers thinking about doing this. I did this walk with Lucy (who took some convincing at first)… Continue reading

Orange Pi – Remote Access via Linux

In the past I did tutorial: Raspberry Pi Synth – Remote Access https://adriangin.wordpress.com/2014/08/04/raspberry-pi-synth-remote-access-static-ip-part-2/ This was aimed at getting GUI access via a Windows PC. In this post I will tell you how to… Continue reading

Orange Pi – Review

Hello all! I recently purchased an Orange Pi Zero 256MB with the intention of using it as a USB Host for some music equipment. In the end I feel like it’s yet another… Continue reading

Casio PX410R MIDI Out Hack

Hello and Merry Christmas to everyone! Having been playing with my Roland Integra 7, I decided that having a keyboard which could interface with it would be troublesome as I don’t have an… Continue reading

Roland Integra 7 Hardware Review

Some of you may have read about this four year old sound module. I decided to purchase this unit off eBay (girlfriend describes it as an old DVD player) because it was advertised… Continue reading