Sven and the Art of Computer Maintenance

20 Jun 2021

Arch Linux ARM on a Pinebook Pro

Arch Linux ARM was not available for the Pinebook Pro. Now it is.
07 Jun 2021

Pinebook Pro eMMC factory image

Download an unmodified Pinebook Pro eMMC factory image here. This is useful for restoring a Pinebook Pro to its original state.
28 May 2021

64-bit Arch Linux ARM on a Raspberry Pi 4 Model B with 8 GB of RAM (May 2021 update)

Using 64-bit ('aarch64') Arch Linux ARM on a Raspberry Pi 4 with 8 GB of RAM presents several challenges related to headless (no HDMI) boot, USB support, and a wireless network adapter that sometimes fails to initiate. This short guide can help in overcoming these challenges.
22 Apr 2021

Installing Arch Linux ARM on an Iomega ix2-200

The Iomega ix2-200 is an old NAS, of which the original software has been stuck in the year 2008. In this post the aging stock software is replaced with a state-of-the-art Linux distribution.
11 Apr 2021

Integrating a Signal TLS Proxy in an existing site using HAProxy

The official Signal TLS Proxy implementation uses NGINX. This guide uses HAProxy instead, and explains how to integrate it in an existing website without impairing the function of the site.