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blog.awill.me

23 Jul 2021

Sublime Tooling

I’ve used Sublime Text for the last 9 years. It’s great for my needs. It is simple yet extensible, and thank...
19 Jul 2021

My WFH setup

When the pandemic started I already owned a pair of Bose NC 700. They’re great, with long battery life, and includ...
16 Jul 2021

The Steam Deck

All the work Valve has been doing to make Linux a viable gaming OS has led to this one device: The Steam Deck, and I&rsq...
14 Jun 2021

Selling a car

Last week I sold a car. I decided to use Tred. You get far more money selling a car privately vs trading it in at a deal...
02 Jan 2021

Moving to enterprise networking gear

I’ve been rocking a fairly high-end, though consumer-grade, Asus RT-AC88u router for the last 5 years. It’s ...
01 Jan 2021

Building a Calculator

My first job after university was designing analogue circuits and programming their firmware. I skipped larger through-h...
21 Dec 2020

Redhat abandoning CentOS

My thoughts on Redhat’s announcement that they’re abandoning CentOS. Facts. CentOS is a binary compatible R...
03 Dec 2020

New Computer

My current PC is 6 years old. It’s surprising it is still working as well as it does. It’s a testament to ho...