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Lenovo T14s & Ubuntu

My new laptop is a Lenovo Thinkpad T14s AMD Gen 1 and I opted for Ubuntu 20.04 as the laptops operating system. Ubuntu 20.04 is a LTS release and therefore has the advantage of longstanding security updates + security Livepatches. In the following, I briefly outline some (obvious) configuration I needed for my setup. I […]

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Linux Home theater PC with AMD E-450 and XBMC

Since some years I tinker with the perfect Home theater PC (HTPC) and finally I am pretty happy with my setup. I use a Zotac AD11 PLUS with an additional external HDD Raid1. For the actual sound I use the combination of a Denon AVR-X1000 with Teufel Consono 35 Mk3 5.1 speakers. I use Ubuntu […]

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How-To Install aircrack-ng on Ubuntu 12.04

The aircrack-ng package has been removed from the official package tree. Installing aircrack-ng on Ubuntu 12.04 is however straightforward. First checkout the latest aircrack-ng source code via SVN:svn co aircrack-ngThen, within the “aircrack-ng” directory, run the following commands:makesudo make install