10 December 2017: New Article: Build a Cheap PVR using a Raspberry Pi 3
This article is both a tutorial and a proof-of-concept that describes how to Build a Cheap PVR using Raspberry Pi 3, LibreELEC, Kodi, Tvheadend, & HDHomeRun.
24 October 2017: New Tutorial: Using Manuskript to Write a Fiction Novel
This tutorial describes how to get started Using Manuskript to Write a Fiction Novel.
24 September 2017: New Tutorial: Sync Fitbit on Ubuntu 16.04 with Galileo
This tutorial describes how to Sync Fitbit on Ubuntu 16.04 with Galileo.
This tutorial describes How to Setup Adobe Digital Editions 3.0.1 with Kobo eReader on Linux.
The reason for this new tutorial is because ADE 1.7.2 no longer works with downloading eBooks from the Library. Instead users encounter the error message:
IO Error on Network Request. Please check your network connection and try again. Error #2038.
The instructions cover removing all traces of ADE 1.7.2 and then installing ADE 3.0.1.
9 December 2016: New Article: How to Fix HDHomeRun Connect Not Starting MythTV Recordings or Live TV
The How to Fix HDHomeRun Connect Not Starting MythTV Recordings or Live TV article describes the problem of MythTV not starting scheduled recordings with an HDHomeRun Connect, and how to apply a time delay or a static IP address to fix this problem.
The Monitoring MythTV Disks to Alert of Pending Failure tutorial describes how to set up an automated script to alert you of a failing disk drive so you can replace the disk drive before it fails completely.
23 February 2016: New Tutorial: Using an Inexpensive Raspberry Pi 2 as a Cheap Frontend to MythTV with MythFrontend
The Using an Inexpensive Raspberry Pi 2 as a Cheap Frontend to MythTV with MythFrontend tutorial describes the hardware required and the steps involved to install a pre-built version of the MythFrontend on a Raspberry Pi 2 computer. At completion of the steps you will be able to watch recordings from your MythTV Backend on a television connected to the Raspberry Pi 2 computer.