IoT serie 1 : Rpi pico w and micropython

Introduction I wanted to play with IoT a bit and got myself a bunch of Rpi pico w to start. After digging, and digging, and digging again the documentation, let’s face it, I won’t do high level shit for now, let’s start basic and grow overtime. The raspberry, the python, and the serial communication First thing first, you can develop either in C or using micropython to have a python interpreter to play with....

August 20, 2022 · 4 min · 780 words · Julien Delhaye

Using rsync on wsl

A little background is needed on that one. Currently, I have a FreeBSD laptop, and a Windows 10 desktop. I’m not the only user in the house, so i had to make consessions. 😆 Anyway, i’m using VirtualBox to have a Linux useland on FreeBSD and I wanted to migrate this VM to the windows Host. My first idea was, of course, to use rsync. Does rsync exists on windows ?...

May 25, 2022 · 1 min · 139 words · Julien Delhaye

vm hypervisor conflict between virtualbox and cbsd

I’m currently playing with VMs on freeBSD, a few way exists, jails, bhyve, cbsd, and, of course, the good ol’ VirtualBox. Lately, i had a weird behavior. VirtualBox vms just do not start anymore. You get the window, but it never boots. You stay in front of a black screen and nothing happens. After spending some time digging the internet, it turns out that the vmm kernel module conflict with virtualbox....

May 23, 2022 · 1 min · 115 words · Julien Delhaye