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House log - Electricians and Kitchen

July 14, 2020Category: House
Today I went to the house in the morning to meet with the kitchen builders for the final measurements and with Electricien Belgium . Kitchen I've met the owner of the company, Mr. Thonon who's a very nice guy. They basically tole me that they don't need me while they take measurements. They told…

House log - New meeting with DaVinci

June 30, 2020Category: House
Today we met with the site engineer again. It looks like, following our/electricians' complaints, the translator is no longer involved. We exposed our points to the site engineer. He made notes throughout the meeting. He told us that electricians should start soon and finish in 2 weeks. Once that's…

House log - Sewage

June 13, 2020Category: House
Today I met with the sewage engineer. We had a short discussion where we agreed where the entry point and depth for the sewage will be. Everything will be in a corner, at -1.5m depth. The work will take approx one month and wil cost 2000-ish Euro (as per the Commune tariffs). I have to say the…

Copy Large Amounts of Data

June 1, 2020Category: IT
Last week I managed to configure Plex on my server, as a FreeNAS jail. Now I want to copy the data from my Synology box. cp I mounted my synology share containing multimedia files onto the FreeNAS, because I figured it's easier using a cp and SMB mount than doing it via e.g. ssh . The command…

House log - Progress 05/28

May 28, 2020Category: House
Today was a second eventful day. We had a meeting scheduled from 10:30, with three points: Finalise discussion with Electricien Belgium Decide on the sewage (-3m + pump or -.7m gravitational) Visit from a prospective client When I arrived at the site, I've been told by the translator that…

House log - Progress 05/27

May 27, 2020Category: House
Today was an eventful day. I first went to the house to let the guys who built the cellar to come and get their metal posts. This came as a surprise and took a bit of time. I then met with Electricien Belgium at COB, because they insisted they could not talk to the constructor anymore. At…

House log - Progress 05/24

May 24, 2020Category: House
Today we went to the house to look at the electrical stuff (positions) and see if we need anything else. We ended up staying a couple of hours discussing about it and came up with a bunch of changes. The text below will be in French, because it's a message we sent to Electricien Belgium and the…

Create a jail with DHCP on ESXi

May 23, 2020Category: IT
I am in process of moving some functions from my old and trusted Synology box on the freenas . I want to also automatise most of things in case I need to recreate them again. The first step in my process is to create jails, with DHCP. Process is straight-forward via the UI: I hit a snag when I…

Set up MacOS on ESXi

April 25, 2020Category: IT
I've decided to use Ansible to set up a virtual VM with MacOS. I used to have a mac or two, but my hardware is obsolete now (Intel core 2 duo, anyone?) and I can't justify paying a couple of thousand Euros every few years for what practically amounts to renting machines. I've got a while ago a…

My Ansible References

April 15, 2020Category: IT
I've had it with setting up things manually. I've always said I'll automate everything so I make my live easier, but the progress on adding FreeNas jails and configuring them was soo much fun.. Now' I've decided to stop and step back a bit. I have already began dabbing with Ansible, but this time…
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