Chocolatey – Apt-get for Windows

I was at a lecture introducing some of the new features of Powershell 5. One of the top selling points was the OneGet module. OneGet is a package manager for Windows much like Apt-get for *nix systems. It opens up a world of software deployment previously only known for *nix … Continue reading

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IPChanger

I was configuring a bunch of switches the other day. To connect to them I had to be on one subnet, and after the configuration on another. This meant I had to change between two different static IPs on my laptop constantly. To avoid the hassle I wrote this little … Continue reading

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Youth Wire killer

At Napier University – Merchiston campus, they decided to put a flashy advertisement called Youth Wire on the desktop on the student computers on campus. Small things like that annoy me, so I normally start looking for a workaround for that sort of things. As I did not have administrator … Continue reading

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Whatismyip

When working in a shell I would often like the ability to see what public IP I’m on. There is no build in function, which I know of anyway. So after a bit of searching I found this one-line-wonder, and wrote it into a little script. #!/bin/bash wget -q -O … Continue reading

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