Using RFXmngr to 'remotely' control/configure an RFXtrx433
I recently needed to program a new device on my RFXtrx device, which can only be done using the Windows(ish)-only RFXmngr program. However, my RFXtrx is buried under the stairs, connected to my Home Assistant installation.
Thankfully, it turns out its possible to access the device over the network with reasonably minimal effort, this guide shows you how.[Read More]
Getting started with AWS DataSync
AWS DataSync was launched at re:Invent 2018, and while the idea is nothing new or revolutionary - copying data between the cloud and your on premise server - there is actually so much more happening under the covers…[Read More]
Jenkins and LDAP and Timeouts
Fixing Jenkins LDAP authentication when using a Load Balancer
If you're using a combination of LDAP + Jenkins + a load balancer (say, AD domain controllers behind an NLB in an AWS environment) and you're seeing odd timeout issues when users try and log in, perhaps you're hitting problems with Java connection pooling.[Read More]