Category Archives: Debian

Installing OpenVPN + PIA on Debian Jessie

So I started using the vpn service Private Internet Access, and I am very pleased with them, but their downloadable software is mainly for Ubuntu, and often does not work well with other distros. So I found instructions on PIA’s … Continue reading

Posted in Debian, Linux, Security, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Debian, Fun, Life, Linux, Privacy, Security | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Debian, Linux | 4 Comments

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

Posted in Debian, Linux | Leave a comment

Getting Facebook’s Backgammon Live and other flash games to work on Linux (Debian Jessie 8.1)

For the past year or so, I have been addicted to the online game Backgammon Live on Facebook, it’s fun, the boards are beautiful, and play and features are exciting. Then the people who run the game upgraded the flash … Continue reading

Posted in Debian, FreeBSD, Fun, Life, Software Review | Leave a comment