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,… Continue reading Linux: Let your program run as background service

Navigation and Audio Menu gone from MFA after upgrade of RNS-510

By Plani (own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

Recently I upgraded the firmware of the RNS-510 Navigation System in my Volkswagen Passat B7 (Type 3C) from software version: 3970 to version 5218. Everything went well: Inserted the CD with new firmware, waited 45 – 60 minutes till the upgrade was finished by resetting the device. After this upgrade however, there was something gone… Continue reading Navigation and Audio Menu gone from MFA after upgrade of RNS-510

Efteling – Wat je altijd al hebt willen weten

Er was eens een attractiepark in de Noord-Brabantse plaats Kaatsheuvel. Begonnen als sport- en wandelpark, vervolgens uitgebreid met een sprookjesbos en met de opening van de spookslot in de jaren 70 van de vorige eeuw, verder uitgebreid met grote attracties zoals de Python, Halve Maen, Gondoletta, Pirana, Fata Morgana, Carnaval Festival, Bobbaan, Droomvlucht, De Vliegende… Continue reading Efteling – Wat je altijd al hebt willen weten