Tag Archives: Network

Vacation project Apple TV

My jailbroken Apple TV plays media files from my NAS. Together with the Airplay from other apple devices this is my home entertainment system. But bigger files and higher bit rates caused problems. Multiple buffering and loading breaks during playback … Continue reading

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Sniff localhost

My WCF services are using basic authentication over https. To prove this is a safe combination I wanted to sniff the trafic between client and host. Problem is a tool like Wireshark cannot sniff localhost. You’ll find good explanation why … Continue reading

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Wifi router setup

Recently I added an Airport Express to my Wifi network. Just following the wizard got me a working setup but poor Wifi coverage with different ip ranges from my Airport Express and Time Capsule. Last weekend I fixed it by … Continue reading

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Pocketcloud vnc setup

In my x-mas vacation I prepared all computers for online backup. (more on that will be posted) The problem with online backup is the initial upload of everything. That is wait – run up stairs – check progress – descent … Continue reading

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Cyberduck ftp into Humax iHDR5050

I have a Humax iHDR5050 digital reciever at home with an internal harddisk. To get something of the harddisk a FTP connection can be made (USB is limited to files less than 4Gb) but it needs some configuration. Below is … Continue reading

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Time Capsule Archive

My Time Capsule disk died on me recently after upgrading to a bigger one. Luckily my MacBook did not do the same so I could revert back to my old disk and start over with an initial backup. This got … Continue reading

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VS2010 not responding solved with Resource Monitor

My Visual Studio 2010 randomly stopped responding. In my frustration I never looked further than the first tab of the Task Manager to end the task. Until I read a post about the Resource monitor in Windows. What is this … Continue reading

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