Instructables: exploring - technology - terminal http://www.instructables.com Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:58:26 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to get an ASCII Star Wars movie on Mac http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-get-an-ASCII-Star-Wars-movie-on-Mac/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 07:37:34 PDT
Some Simple OS X Command Line Tools For Everyone http://www.instructables.com/id/Some-Simple-OS-X-Command-Line-Tools-For-Everyone/
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Tue, 27 May 2014 09:28:14 PDT
WiFi Pixie http://www.instructables.com/id/WiFi-Pixie/
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 14:59:56 PDT
ESM - ExternalSerialMonitor http://www.instructables.com/id/ESM-ExternalSerialMonitor/
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 03:22:12 PDT
Teach Me Python #5: Simple Maths http://www.instructables.com/id/Teach-Me-Python-5-Simple-Maths/
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 12:12:04 PDT
Python Tutorials: A Matrix Themed Terminal http://www.instructables.com/id/Python-Tutorials-A-Matrix-Themed-Terminal/
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 09:22:05 PDT
Guitar Breadboarding (New Way!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Breadboarding-New-Way/
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 02:43:16 PST
Basic Linux Commands http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Linux-Commands/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/3IH6/HN824TEF/F6R3IH6HN824TEF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/3IH6/HN824TEF/F6R3IH6HN824TEF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6R/3IH6/HN824TEF/F6R3IH6HN824TEF.SMALL.jpg matt392 Basic Linux Commands NOTE: the ":" colon is not part of the commands! 1.   ls : lists files in a directory 2.   ls -l : lists files in the long form, which includes size, date edited and permissions 3.  pwd : print working directory, or the directory you are currently in 4. cd : change directory 5. ...
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Thu, 26 Dec 2013 10:44:17 PST
Ultimate Pi Home Server http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Pi-Based-Home-Server/
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Thu, 22 Aug 2013 15:56:18 PDT
Resetting your password in Ubuntu http://www.instructables.com/id/Resetting-your-password-in-Ubuntu/
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Sat, 30 Mar 2013 16:36:02 PDT
How to use proxies to access most websites http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-proxies-to-access-most-websites/
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Sun, 2 Sep 2012 12:04:32 PDT
Arduino Motor Control Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Motor-Control-Kit/
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Tue, 8 May 2012 15:06:29 PDT
How to Make A Quality Crimped Joint http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-A-Quality-Crimped-Joint/
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Fri, 13 Jan 2012 14:57:18 PST
Verifone Vx570 Payment terminal teardown http://www.instructables.com/id/Verifone-Vx570-Payment-terminal-teardown/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/P82K/GV9SP2XI/F8PP82KGV9SP2XI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/P82K/GV9SP2XI/F8PP82KGV9SP2XI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8P/P82K/GV9SP2XI/F8PP82KGV9SP2XI.SMALL.jpg jerzmacow You better enjoy this Instructable, It cost me a working payment terminal! I’ll explain why later on. I was meandering around at the local flea market looking for something interesting to hack apart, when my eyes beset upon an unearthly beauty not many get to see: a hand held payment terminal. Not ...
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Tue, 22 Nov 2011 22:09:36 PST
Multi-terminal fun. http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-terminal-fun/
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Tue, 1 Nov 2011 10:44:39 PDT
Legacy networking with linux. http://www.instructables.com/id/Legacy-networking-with-linux/
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Thu, 1 Sep 2011 04:02:06 PDT
Ltsp clustering. http://www.instructables.com/id/Ltsp-clustering/
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Thu, 12 May 2011 03:04:13 PDT
Part III LTSP Maintenance. http://www.instructables.com/id/Part-III-LTSP-Maintenance/
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Tue, 10 May 2011 22:54:08 PDT
How To Change Your MAC address (Snow Leopard) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Change-Your-MAC-address-Snow-Leopard/
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Wed, 23 Mar 2011 20:17:40 PDT
Another almost free computers thin client set up. http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-almost-free-computers-thin-client-set-up/
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Wed, 23 Feb 2011 10:03:56 PST
Cheap touchpad. http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-touchpad/
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Fri, 14 Jan 2011 21:38:35 PST
How to play games in mac terminal http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-play-games-in-mac-terminal/
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Tue, 28 Dec 2010 18:06:41 PST
how to make mac terminal talk http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-mac-terminal-talk/
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Mon, 27 Dec 2010 11:35:43 PST
how to play starwars in mac terminal?!?!?! http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-play-starwars-in-mac-terminal/
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Mon, 27 Dec 2010 11:35:43 PST
PC (personal computer) into a sort of thin client. http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-personal-computer-into-a-sort-of-thin-client/
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Wed, 29 Sep 2010 03:03:04 PDT
DIY: Shutting down Mac OS X when the system is frozen. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Shutting-down-Mac-OS-X-when-the-system-is-fro/
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Sat, 11 Sep 2010 11:47:23 PDT
Mac Terminal Tips http://www.instructables.com/id/Mac-Terminal-Tips/
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Wed, 14 Jul 2010 11:01:10 PDT
Thin Clienting at home http://www.instructables.com/id/Thin-Clienting-at-home/
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Sun, 28 Mar 2010 15:24:22 PDT
Mac Terminal Prank http://www.instructables.com/id/Mac-Terminal-Prank/
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Fri, 26 Mar 2010 13:39:03 PDT
Restored VT101 terminal with Krylon Fusion Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/Restored-VT101-terminal-with-Krylon-Fusion-Paint/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/6W8W/FZ3835AY/F7W6W8WFZ3835AY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/6W8W/FZ3835AY/F7W6W8WFZ3835AY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/6W8W/FZ3835AY/F7W6W8WFZ3835AY.SMALL.jpg alpinedelta This rare unit was being tossed out by my college as it had been in service since '82. I snatched it up because it had a really cool design, and I had a us for it as an interface to my micro board. Unfortunately, however is was dirty and permanently yellowed from age. This would not do in my house! ...
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Wed, 2 Sep 2009 21:33:13 PDT
Computer for RE Systems (Part 2 of 2) (Software) http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-for-RE-Systems-Part-2-of-2-Software/
Computer for RE Systems (Part 2 of 2) (Software) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/5S4F/FVW24XWH/FZH5S4FFVW24XWH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/5S4F/FVW24XWH/FZH5S4FFVW24XWH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/5S4F/FVW24XWH/FZH5S4FFVW24XWH.SMALL.jpg scob89 In the first part of this Instructable Located here http://www.instructables.com/id/Computer-for-RE-Systems-Part-1-of-2-Hardware/ , I added all of the hardware that I wanted to get a good desktop system.Now for the software, but before the software, we have to add yet more Hardware.We need to attach...
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Thu, 18 Jun 2009 00:24:36 PDT
70s Terminal PC http://www.instructables.com/id/70s-Terminal-PC/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/QCQE/FVW22Q2L/FGRQCQEFVW22Q2L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/QCQE/FVW22Q2L/FGRQCQEFVW22Q2L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/QCQE/FVW22Q2L/FGRQCQEFVW22Q2L.SMALL.jpg alpinedelta This is a computer which i designed and constructed to look like a 1970s data terminal. The case is built from 1/4" hardboard (similar to MDF), and painted with many layers of both gloss and textured paint. The computer features a 22" LCD display with a Plexiglas screen protector. Also, a mid-80s I...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2009 19:12:15 PDT
How to copy a CD game on a mac http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-copy-a-CD-game-on-a-mac/
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Wed, 27 May 2009 21:20:55 PDT
Transform Ubuntu 8.04 To Look Like Mac OSX http://www.instructables.com/id/Transform-Ubuntu-804-To-Look-Like-Mac-OSX/
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Tue, 5 Aug 2008 19:09:46 PDT
Build a World's Smallest Electronic Shocker! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-the-Worlds-Smallest-Electronic-Shock/
Build a World's Smallest Electronic Shocker! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/AEBY/FIZPILCT/FESAEBYFIZPILCT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/AEBY/FIZPILCT/FESAEBYFIZPILCT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/AEBY/FIZPILCT/FESAEBYFIZPILCT.SMALL.jpg Plasmana This amazing little shocker is very tiny and can be hidden almost anywhere and give someone a surprise shock! It can operated by almost any 1.5v batteries! So, on this instructable, I will show you how to make shockers that is smaller than a penny!However, the biggest disadvantage of this shocker is...
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Wed, 23 Jul 2008 14:27:46 PDT
Convert video in Linux http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-video-in-Linux/
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Wed, 11 Jun 2008 00:14:59 PDT
Getting music off an iPod using Mac OS X! http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-music-off-an-iPod-using-Mac-OS-X/
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Wed, 4 Jun 2008 09:58:19 PDT
Enable Advance mode on eee PC 701 http://www.instructables.com/id/Advance-mode-on-eee-PC/
Enable Advance mode on eee PC 701 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/YN4H/FGUYVSWE/FARYN4HFGUYVSWE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/YN4H/FGUYVSWE/FARYN4HFGUYVSWE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAR/YN4H/FGUYVSWE/FARYN4HFGUYVSWE.SMALL.jpg Gavabc123 I will show you in this tutorial, how to change from easy mode to advance mode on the eee PC.I am NOT responsible for any damage or loss of data Open the "Terminal" To open the "Terminal" in easy mode press "Ctrl-Alt-T". Now type in "sudo bash" to gain administrative power. Step 2 Now with t...
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Fri, 30 May 2008 15:27:55 PDT
How to Crimp Cables and Wires! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Crimp-Cables-and-Wires!/
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Sat, 28 Jul 2007 21:57:38 PDT
Linux Terminal Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/Linux-Terminal-Basics/
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Tue, 3 Jul 2007 16:42:57 PDT