dd, What is the status?

There is a cool little trick to get the status of a dd operation out of the system.  It will provide the status of dd via the err interface.  You can do this one of two ways, either background (bg) the operation or perform it in a new terminal or screen. For OpenBSD, a SIG_INFO […]

HDHomeRun and Linux

With a few guests coming over tomorrow afternoon for beers in the garage and the Hawks playing on the box, I thought we might need some TV where we are drinking.  I thought, no problems, I’ll get the Windows notebook out and set it up in the garage and stream TV from the HD Home […]