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Do It Yourself Open Source Hardware and Software Hacker friendly Modular Laptop

  Do It Yourself Open Source Hardware and Software Hacker friendly Modular Laptop Price 225.00 EUR https://www.olimex.com/Products/DIY-Laptop/KITS/TERES-A64-BLACK/open-source-hardware Build instructions. https://www.olimex.com/Products/DIY-Laptop/resources/TERES-I.pdf Advertisements

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Home made solar (thermal) panel

In January 2015, I posted an update of my attempts to make my home more energy efficient. So far, I have concentrated on insulation, and monitoring the effects. This link describes the progress. https://blackpoolmakerspace.wordpress.com/2015/01/04/temperature-monitoring-display-using-old-android-tablet/ This summer (2016), I decided to … Continue reading

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Upgrading Linux Mint 13 "Maya" to 14 "Nadia"

Olly finally got around to “Upgrading” his Sony Vaio VPCZ21MPE Ultrabook to Linux Mint 14.  he tried the upgrade path, admittedly it’s not recommended and his experience highlights why.  The upgrade instructions on Linux Mint’s site were basically how Linux … Continue reading

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Elonex ONEt hacking

http://members.home.nl/janrinze/trendtac.html#Restoring_the_kernel_in_flash MiniBook as sold by Maplin and Novatech « on: September 11, 2008, 10:43:40 PM » I think this is the same device as the Elonex Onet Device manufacturer:http://www.cnmlifestyle.com/ The site of a Dutch guy who’s had some success in … Continue reading

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xterm on the Elonex ONE

xterm on the Elonex ONE Three of the members of our Google Group have pooled their ideas and come up with a way to get the “xterm” terminal console onto the ONE’s menu. This is probably going to be a … Continue reading

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Elonex ONEt has ARM processor

Your best bet is the Dutch Trendtac user group… I have found that gang a very helpful bunch and with the most advanced “hacking” experience: http://trendtac.hyves.nl/ There are a couple of thread there, specifically “Apps” and “Games” which have a … Continue reading

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ARM on Elonex ONEt

 http://www.ingenic.cn/eng/productServ/kfyd/Linux/pfCustomPage.aspx Ingenic has successfully ported the Linux 2.4 and 2.6 kernels on JZ series SoCs. Customers can download the toolchain and source code for free use. Linux Kernel Features: SOC: JZ4750/JZ4730/JZ4740/JZ4720 Kernel version: 2.4.20/2.6.24.3 File systems: YAFFS and YAFFS2 JFFS2 EXT2 … Continue reading

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