Blog posts tagged “network

Network Overhaul

After becoming more and more frustrated with my network's lack of organization, I decided to use static IPs. Well, static for any devices that don't change. Ten addresses (192.168.0.2-11) are reserved for static devices, and the DHCP server in my router allocates addresses dynamically above that.

In addition to this, file transfers have become annoyingly slow it seems, and it is time for an upgrade. The actual network in my house is rather complicated, with many devices utilising wireless and wired connections. What I really want is to be able to transfer files to/from the NAS and other des(...)

Videos

I'm having to switch over to youtube-based video hosting (with embeds) instead of the old method I was using (hosting video files directly from my server and streaming them).

Reason: household connection doesn't seem to have enough bandwidth (even for low-quality videos). I must have spent hours of CPU time encoding all those vids especially for streaming. Oh well!

Twitter Feed

2 days ago

RT @JohnSimpsonNews: Depressing to hear @andrealeadsom echoing the Soviet view of broadcasting - that its duty is to be 'patriotic' - i.e.…