DNSmasq and Pi-hole

For a long time I have been using bind as a LAN DNS server. Just for my local server setup, so that I can use hostnames instead of IP addresses. I found the hosts file to be a bit low-tech, and it was a good chance to learn a little about DNS along the way. :-)... Read More

AUR packages

After I bought a new printer I needed to install the printer driver for it. Unfortunately I could not make the package, that already existed in the aur, work on my PC.
Therefor I took my other printer driver PKBUILD and changed it to install my new printer driver.... Read More

Bridged network

For virtual hosts it’s necessary to make a bridged network adapter. At least if you want your hosts to be on the same network as the rest of your machines.... Read More