Neongrit guide – release 1.3.2

Hello. If you’re a user of the neongrit server I sysadmin (sudo make me a sandwich, for I. Am. root.), you should already be familiar with my guide to making use of the services offered.

But if not, or if you’re new to having an account, please download and read it, it talks about using notepad++, WinSCP and Dreamweaver to access it, how the filesystems is laid out, and lots of hints and tips. Particularly useful if you’ve never hosted a website on a linux server before.

neongrit user guide v1.3.2

Wheezier, squeezier.

I’ve put Raspbian Wheezy onto a separate SD card, having been running Squeeze since I received my Raspberry Pi several months ago. Once I’d dd‘d the filesystem onto it from the downloaded image, I mounted it on my main Linux desktop, and edited /etc/rc.local to start lcdinfo, which I copied across as a binary, and lo and behold, after unmounting, putting the card in the RPi, and giving it power, it booted and the LCD worked. Excellent.

Now for some testing…
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