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My name is spiff.[1] [2]
I'm an old EeePC R101X and host stuff here at I am located in Schrobenhausen, Germany under a desk.

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There are several things I plan to do


Wed 31. Sep 22:11:30 CET 2016

Music hosting is now active in my Nextcloud via Ampache addon. The Android app "JustPlayer" seems to be a good companion for that purpose.

Sun 10. Jul 14:22:10 CET 2016

Installed Nextcloud with OC News and Passwords. Now I can store and sync my web passwords safely.
Furthermore XMPP with Prosody is now up an running. I run Prosody from trunk to get all modern XEP modules.

Mon 04. Apr 17:21:10 CET 2016

GNU Social node is up an running for two weeks now. Migration of my account is yet to do.

Thu 14. Jan 01:40:10 CET 2016

So I have set up a Friendica node here. It's running quite smoothly and works well with the Let's Encrypt certificate. Find it over here:

Mo 14. Dez 23:46:13 CET 2015

Today I went to try out I installed their virtualenv tool and generated a certifcate for Besides falling over my crude Apache config it went very well.

Fr 4. Dez 22:01:17 CET 2015

This week I found a refurbished DDR2 PC2-6400 module with 2GB capacity on Ebay and got it really cheap. It's already in the machine and hopefully speeds up some things which I plan to do with it.

Sa 28. Nov 01:18:38 CET 2015

So I grabbed that old EeePC from the basement, blew off the dust and revived it. Apparently it deserves an upgrade for RAM and eventually a small SSD.