As a part of my home network setup, I use an old laptop as my "server." One issue I had was disabling the screen when closed.
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Disabling plugin deactivation in WordPress
The problem came up recently about how to make sure plugins activated in the WordPress plugin UI don't get deactivated if they are necessary for a site to function. I thought that was an interesting thought puzzle worth spending 15 minutes on, so I came up with this function as a solution: Which can be …
Renewing Let’s Encrypt SSL on SABnzbd+
Having a secure way to manage your usenet downloads of the hit movie Big Buck Bunny with SABnzbd+ is great, but one problem/feature of Let's Encrypt is that the SSL certificates expire only after three months, requiring plenty of renewals. Luckily this can be easily scripted and forgotten. The primary part of renewing the SSL …
Let’s Encrypt SSL on SABnzbd+
Let's Encrypt and SABnzbd+ are easy to pair together, if everything works right and you're lucky.