Running dreamboxEDIT at Linux

Learn in this post how to run DreamboxEdit at your Linux machine. I’m using Ubuntu as distribution, but most of this post is applicable to other distributions too. With DreamboxEdit you can create/modify/delete bouquets at your Enigma2 running device such as a Dreambox or VU Solo. First DreamboxEdit is downloaded, after that it is installed in a …

Smart meter

Some weeks ago, new electricity and gas meters were installed. Yes, it was time to install the smart meter variants (‘slimme meter’). Enexis is the distribution network operator and selected in this case the Sagemcom XS210 as smart meter. The great thing of these meters is, that there is a possibility to read out the …

How to compile software for VU Plus (Vu+)

You would like to deviate from the beaten track and compile software for your VU Plus (VU+) yourself? Read this article! This article is also more or less applicable for building software for any other device running OpenVuPlus but is written with the VU+ Solo2 in mind. As computer for compiling the software, a Linux-desktop has …

Installeren van OpenWrt op een Asus WL-HDD

Nu we gezien hebben hoe OpenWrt gecompileerd moet worden (zie artikel: Compileren van OpenWrt) gaan we de gebouwde firmware installeren op de Asus WL-HDD. Er zijn diverse manieren om dit te doen. De onderstaande manier beschrijft de werkwijze waarbij gebruik wordt gemaakt van Netcat, ook bekend als: TCP/IP swiss army knife. Ik ga ervan uit …