Portscout for OpenBSD

Portscout is a neat tool that scans an entire ports tree and then checks the upstream sites for any new releases.

This tool was originally written for FreeBSD and this …




mPower static IP configuration

For many devices it's nice to have them configured with DHCP, like mobile phones. But a powerbar'd better have an IP that won't change...

By default the mPower devices come …




Puppetized mFi controller

Recently I bought a Ubiquiti mPower which is part of their mFi-line of products for home automation. This comes with the mFi controller software which is a standalone Tomcat …




Prism.js additions

As mentioned before I started with programming VHDL and since I want to blog about that (among other topics), some nice syntax highlighting would help if when code snippets were …




FPGAs 101

After buying a Digilent Basys2 board last year to teach myself programming FPGAs with VHDL I never really sat down for a few hours to get to know the programming …