linux

Want your linux arcade machine to boot right into, and shut down from your attract-mode front end? Change to OpenBox as your window manager: log out, select openbox above log in reboot Add attract mode to autostart with openbox vim ~/.config/openbox/autostart paste this: #AutoStart Attract-Mode attract :wq Hide the UI […]

Lubuntu 16.04, MAME 0.179, and Attract-mode 2.20 on older hardware: We’re still using the old HP DV9700 series entertainment laptop. Here are some details: Manufacturer Hewlett Packard Model DV9700  Processor Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU T5550 @ 1.83GHz Memory 3GB DDR2 SDRAM Hard Drive 250GB 7200RPM (Replaced with new) Media BluRay […]

It’s been some time since an update on the Quasicade. It’s been sitting in the garage lonely. We’ve got family coming for the holidays so I figured I’d bring it out and get it running. Then, I remembered the pain points. It ran windows under all that hyperspin. I’d always […]


Adding a new FileDaemon to backup a new host (not already serving files to Bacula) is relatively similar between Windows and Unix Compatible. You must first install the FD Client on the server you wish to back up. This guide covers windows hosts, but linux hosts are primarily the same […]

To add a new backup source to Bacula, use the following procedure. Log in to your bacula installation: #ssh root@bacula.YOURFQDN.com On bacula.YOURFQDN.com: (ALWAYS back up your working config file first!) #sudo cp /etc/bacula/bacula-dir.conf /etc/bacula/bacula-dir.conf.bak Edit /etc/bacula/bacula-dir.conf #sudo nano /etc/bacula/bacula-dir.conf There are a few notable sections we must edit to add […]