Macbook battery

One day I placed my Macbook (Macbook Pro Late 2013) on a desk and noticed that it doesn't sit right. The front feet were in the air. The swollen battery deformed the bottom of the laptop. Ok so I ordered a replacement from ifixit.com. Also bought a kit for the repairs. The battery arrives prett...

Socat and port forwarding

2019-03-25
I have found a way to forward requests from one machine's specific port to another machine's specific port. There is a package called socat for this. A short example: socat -v tcp4-listen:port1,reuseaddr,fork tcp4:address:port2 In this case: port1 - the port the local machine is listeni...

Metro Exodus impressions

2019-03-03
Last night I finished playing Metro Exodus. To be honest I expected the ending to be different. But after some reading on the interned I realized what might have caused it. I have killed a person by accident who was surrendering. I think that I have also accidentally shot a slave, who was simply ca...

Romainiai Fort

From time to time I take part in foto sessions with Kaunas City Foto Group. This time the idea was to take photos in Romainiai Fort. A day before I went to check out the place. Some ideas about a video came to mind. So I did the first part and waited for tomorrow to film the model too.

Gear used: Tamron 17-50 VC f/2.8 and a Benro monopod w…

Docker logs

2018-12-04
One day I noticed that server disk space is running low, the culprit was docker. As I later found out, docker does not limit the maximum filesize of the log files. In order to limit the file size you need to pass some parameters when running containers, you can also make a global config file. Step...

Quake Champions impressions

2018-09-26
There was a good deal on Steam, Quake Champions was free if you install and run it at least one time. Being a Quake III Arena fan myself I decided to give this new version of Quake a try. Game selection mode screen. So what are my first impressions? They are as follows: There is no possibil...

A hike near Kauno marios

A friend offered to take part in a hike near Kauno marios. The distance was 13 kilometers. I thought that it will be fun so I accepted the offer. Though the weather forecast made me worry a little about the chance of rain. We got some medium rain before the hike started. Some peope found places to h...

Audi A3

A video of Andrius Audi A3 1.8t quattro project.

Bye bye ads!

2017-07-01
I was exploring various "Raspberry Pi" projects and stumbled upon " pi-hole ". "Pi-hole" is designed to block ads using your own Linux hardware. Let's say you have a server or a "Raspberry Pi" sitting doing nothing. The installation to supported distributions is easy: curl -sSL https://install...

Pompon floristikos studija

This time here's a different video. Not cars, but flowers.