Let’s encrypt! … and the current status

Dear readers, Today I’d like to announce that this blog is available over HTTPS only from now on, since I’ve been whitelisted for the Beta Program of Let’s Encrypt. If you experience any problems using this website, please drop me a line in the comments or via mail/messenger. I really would like to thanks the […]

Banana Pi / Arch Linux / Customized Distribution

I was kindly asked if I could build a LXDE distribution based on Arch Linux in the forums. So I built a customized Arch Linux image which is based on the latest ArchLinux for BananaPi image version 1412 (kernel 3.4.103). The feedback was overwhelming: I received a lot of suggestions, constructive criticism and acknowledgement. If […]

Banana Pi / Arch Linux / Seafile

When experiencing some weird issues with OwnCloud (synchronization and performance problems), I decided to try an alternative. After some research, I found seafile which got my attention. Setup up the seafile server Unfortunately, I only found pre-built packages for x86, x64 and Raspberry Pi. I tried to build the seafile server on the BPi, but […]

Banana Pi / Arch Linux / libGLES Problems

When installing or removing packages via pacman/yaourt, I mostly got following issue: ldconfig: libraries libGLESv1_CM.so.1 and libGLESv1_CM.so.1.1.0 in directory /usr/lib have same soname but different type. ldconfig: libraries libGLESv2.so.2 and libGLESv2.so.2.0.0 in directory /usr/lib have same soname but different type. That is caused by a conflict between the libraries from mesa/mesa-libgl and the resulting libs […]