Random and obscure info on various things…

The following are quite specific scenarios that I've come across during usage of various Unix-family systems, though some may contain rather general tips that may apply to Windows or other operating systems as well, so check the respective pages for more information. These are targeted for users with advanced skills, and any application of suggestions here is at your own risk. There, I said it. :-)

System configuration, installations etc.


See also "Installing Wine…" below.

Configuring Linux distributions:

Configuring applications:

Installing applications:

See also the "Games" section above.


Shell scripting etc.:

Various web services:

Mobile stuff:


  • Checksum problems during backup that turn out to be due to an unexpectedly mounted swap partition (blog entry of mine).

(Serious) nerd points:

Trivia etc:

Swedish stuff

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