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Puppet trouble with vcsrepo module

After having tried to use the vcsrepo module for Puppet a while back and it not working, then trying tonight and it still doesn’t work; no kind of message even in debug to help understand what’s going on, I finally … Continue reading

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Disk passthrough in Proxmox

Recently, I’ve added a few gigs of RAM to my main homeserver, so I figured I could transform it into a VM hypervisor, transfer the original config and then have some room to play with other stuff. I chose to … Continue reading

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SSH won’t use keys / asks for password

Check that no one other than the user has write permissions: chmod go-w ~/.ssh Ideally, the rights on .ssh should be chmod 0700

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Saving RaspberryPi sound configuration

One of the things that’s been bothering me with the Raspberry Pi, even though I’m managing it through Puppet, is the sound configuration. Sometimes the sound is x% lower for no obvious reason, othertimes it goes through HDMI when I wanted it … Continue reading

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Jabber server with Prosody

Update: If you use Puppet, I’ve written a module for Prosody which can be found here: https://forge.puppetlabs.com/JohannDickson/prosody I’ve recently installed a Jabber server for use within my family, it’s a great way for us to communicate since we’re split among different … Continue reading

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