1. Configuring a Linux image for Horizon instant clones, including Active Directory and NFSv4

    A pool of instant clones of VDI (Virtual Desktop Interface) is the one where an image of an OS is cloned so that several users can login to a similar computer set-up. Normally, these clones are destroyed and recreated, so it is common to setup an strategy for persistent storage. …


  2. Using FreeIPA with FreeNAS

    I have long wanted to play a bit with LDAP, and got it working once on a Raspberry PI. When it finally worked, my SD card got corrupted and I lost all my hard work. …


  3. Building a Supermicro-based PC for ESXi and FreeNAS

    The goal …


  4. ESXi 6.7 on the 2018 Mac Mini - networking

    UPDATE: Aquantia went public. You can download the pre-release driver at this website https://github.com/Aquantia/AQtion-esxi/releases. …


  5. WiFi Temperature Monitor

    After finishing my previous project, I decided it was time to put a temperature sensor at my daughter’s room. Despite living in Norway for a while, I still suspect it is just colder than it should be. …


  6. Homebridge, Nexa switches and Udoo Neo

    The year is ending and I would like to finish it with a cool project. …


  7. A new blog is born!

    I have blogged for many years, but in my native language (Portuguese). Now I feel it’s time to start blogging in English. I don’t think I will blog about anything that I want to discuss, but rather on technology, coding and privacy. …