Posts for the category "Linux"

No more Compulsory Routers - Routerfreiheit bei NetCologne

tl;dr: this post is about the free choice of routers to be used on home broadband connections in Germany. Since August 1st, a new law enables customers to receive credentials for the DSL connections as well as for VoIP services in order to use end devices (i.e. routers) of their choice. Since all of the following information are specific to one German local provider, NetCologne, the rest of the post is in German.

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df -h + mount = di

There is a command line tool called di which basically combines the information of df and mount.

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Getting IPv6 in the IPv6 no-man's-land

While more and more ISPs and hosting providers start offering IPv6 subnets alongside with usual IPv4 addresses in dual-stack mode, there are still IPv4-only areas.

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Presenting Xfce and Geany on conferences

I'd thought it might be useful to share some information and experiences about the "public relationship" work happening in Germany for the Xfce and Geany projects.

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