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I just freed up over 5GB of RAM and closed several Chrome windows by installing OneTab.
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After some too-frequent freezing of my Cisco 877 routers I’ve downgraded them from 15.1M to 12.4T. As they are EOL already, it’s time to look for replacements.
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DSM 4.3 has been released. A more complete list of new features can be found in the old beta announcement. Upgrades went smoothly. I think next time I should update all packages before upgrading DSM.
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How to create an L2TP IPsec tunnel to NetBSD so it works with your Android phone, iPhone or other iOS device, Mac OS X, and a bunch of other things as well.
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When I click on Preview in the WordPress editor, Fluid makes a GET request to the web server. It still uses the action address specified in the #post form (post.php), just not the POST method. But none of the form values are included, so I end up staring at a listing of all posts instead of the preview I wanted. Maybe it is getting confused by the fact that the #post-preview “button” is actually an HTML link (an a element)? There is also some JavaScript that attaches to the click event of the link (see the doPreview() function).
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As of Asterisk 1.8 a prefix is no longer valid for choosing the busy / unavailable announcement: VoiceMail(u${ARG1}) You need to pass it in the options instead: VoiceMail(${ARG1},u)

Properly overriding caller ID

Written at lunch time in English • Tags: ,

I don’t usually call myself so I hadn’t until recently made note of my own caller ID not being what it should. Looking at CDR logs the caller ID on one of my phones changed in September 2012 from “my” extension to the extension of the phone device. (more…)

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Upgraded to WordPress 3.6. The admin bar went missing on the front end…
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CloudFlare must be rolling out new changes: I’ve seen the NetBSD Planet fail with a “cloudflare-nginx” generated “500 Internal Server Error” for an hour or two the past couple of nights. Last night at around 9pm UTC it happened again and didn’t recover. I changed the backend from an IPv6 address to IPv4 and that brought the site back. Eventually we’ll have to live with just IPv6 addresses, so this is an unfortunate regression on CloudFlare’s part.
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Linksys SPA942 phones reboot on DHCP lease renewal even if the lease information does not change (apart from the obvious timestamps). Increased lease time to 1 week for all phones.