Author: Andreas

chroot and serial console to fix ubuntu distro upgrade gone wrong

I had to fix a do-distro-upgrade from 16.04 to 18.04 due to a severed ssh connection, and no screen running (apparently earlier distro upgrades used screen to prevent this kind of problem) the machine as a PCengine apu2, so no video. also, the root file system is sitting on a miniPCI ssd. eventually, my thinkpad

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Install and monitor skypool’s Nimiq client via ansible playbook, systemd and ruby & cron

INTRODUCTION This is a short entry to document installation and monitoring of the skypool nimiq client. The Nimiq network is a decentralized payment network that runs in the browser and is installation-free. Personally, i believe that the Litecoin and Ethereum projects have been so far able to generate a strong economy around them, however, projects

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