Monthly Archives: September 2015

Running Debian-Live with Multiple Persistence Partitions

So I am now running a USB Drive with Debian-Live 8.2.0 on it, and it is pretty darn cool. I am running it with Persistence, which allows me to save files and information between reboots, so my preferences and changes … Continue reading

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Netflix on Linux

It turns out getting Netflix on Linux is pretty easy. It requires Google Chrome. Not Chromium. Most linux distros ship with chromium native, but it turns out that chromium is missing a lot of the DRM plugins needed for Netflix, … Continue reading

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Notes to Self:

When you get a new cool mini-computer, do not continually install and re-install different versions of Linux on it hoping to improve it…you improved the last one so much it stopped working. For those of you who know that I … Continue reading

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Installing Debian 8.2.0 on Cenovo Mini PC1

installation complete, it was fairly easy, but with a few minor hiccups. The Cenovo 64-bit Quad-core Mini PC (TV Box) does not seem to be able to handle Gnome for some reason, so the only desktop environment I could readily … Continue reading

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Installing Debian 8.2.0 Jessie on Cenovo Mini PC TV Box 64 Bit Quad Core Intel Z3735F

If the postal service isn’t lying, then my new mini-computer/tv box should be arriving. The first thing I plan to do is go through the process of installing Debian 8.2.0 Jessie on its bad little self. In case you don’t … Continue reading

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