Linux: Let your program run as background service

In this post you will learn how to convert your headless Linux program to a service running in the background. Here with headless is meant a program without user interaction and without graphical user interface (GUI). Assumed is that you are running a Linux distribution with Systemd enabled, like Ubuntu 15.10. In the example below, …

Android: Questions and Answers

In this article several issues related to Android will be discussed. The format will be in a question and answer based manner. For more generic questions, please check the article: Miscellaneous Questions and Answers   Read also this special article which is dedicated to using ADB wirelessly via Wi-Fi.   Question: How can I make …

Compileren van OpenWrt

Zoals te lezen valt in het artikel: Embedded linux op Asus WL-HDD heb ik de pre-compiled OpenWrt versie WhiteRussian op mijn Asus WL-HDD ge├»nstalleerd. Deze versie van OpenWrt is echter al redelijk oud. Daarnaast wil ik zelf ook software ontwikkelen die werkt op de Asus WL-HDD. Daarom heb ik besloten om OpenWrt zelf te gaan …

Raspberry Pi: Your cheap Automatic Identification System (AIS) receiver

In this tutorial you will learn how to teach your Raspberry Pi to become a brave Automatic Identification System (AIS) receiver. What is AIS? The Automatic Identification System (AIS) is an automatic tracking system used on/for ships. It transmits information like identification, position, course and speed. Ingredients Raspberry Pi (2 model B) DVB-T-DAB-FM receiver Client …