The Spotify client is available through WINE or natively through the AUR. I’ll walk you through the AUR way. 1. Download the Spotify package from the AUR. [Spotify AUR] wget https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/sp/spotify/spotify.tar.gz 2. Unpack the package and compile. tar -zxvf spotify.tar.gz cd spotify/ makepkg -s The “-s” switch will use pacman to resolve any dependencies. 3. […]
Use this command to display information about the status of one or more volumes that are mounted. From the Administrative Command Line Client (dsmadmc) run, “query mount” or “q mount” and for detailed output run, “query mount format=detailed” or “q mount f=d” Syntax .-*———–. .-Format–=–Standard—–. >>-Query MOunt–+————-+–+————————-+—>< '-volume_name-' '-Format--=--+-Standard-+-' '-Detailed-'
Using UUID to identify you partitions is better then using kernel device names .i.e /dev/sd?. Mainly on systems where drives get move around frequently. Dev names change when the physical order of the drives are change but the UUID always remains the same. You can use the “lsblk” or “blkid” command to get the UUID […]
Ran into a mysql issue at work today after an unplanned power outage took the server down. The error was “Fatal error: Can’t open and lock privilege tables: Table ‘mysql.host’ doesn’t exist” everytime we tried to start mysql. Looked like the system tables were gone. The fix; We recreated the system tables in the mysql data directory […]
Can you control you TV volume from your Astro B.yond remote control? I could turn on/off my TV using my Astro remote, but the volume needed a few extra steps to get working. Make sure you can turn on/off your TV from your Astro remote. Follow my guide if you can’t. Make sure your Astro […]