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CherryTree custom codeblock background

A ramble of why….. …..i want to change the background colour of CherryTree’s codeblocks. I use Linux as my OS of choice and have for many years. One thing that has been missing is a really good all round note…

Route certain traffic via WiFi in Windows – Powershell

Disclaimer: I WOULD NOT RECOMMEND USING THIS CODE TO CIRCUMVENT FIREWALLS ETC AT YOUR PLACE OF WORK. THE SAMPLE CODE ON BLOG.MONOTOK.ORG IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS…

Char Pointers in C

The Code: I decided to write a quick bit of code to reinforce my understanding of char pointers in C; especially Char** as I recently confused myself. Firstly lets get straight to the code as it is the best way…

Weather Station using Raspberry Pi & Arduino

Introduction This post will be extensive so will be separated into 3 parts to make it easier to write and read. I have spent the last couple of months developing a weather station; both for the fun of it and…

Get Android Notifications Gnome Desktop Linux

LinConnect, Great way for Android Notifications to appear in Gnome I have recently discovered a new application which sends notifications to the Linux notification system via LibNotify. It is beautifully simple and quite useful, incoming calls etc are all sent…

Install Kolab Mail Server on Ubuntu

This post will show you how to install Kolab mail server on ubuntu 14.04, in this example on a DigitalOcean VPS.  Kolab’s recipient policy will be removed because I do not need guaranteed unique email addresses, secondary alias addresses setup…

Caesar Cipher Decryption Tool in Java

One of my university modules tasked me with developing a Caesar cipher decryption tool. The tool had to be able to decrypt any encrypted text without knowing the offset used to encrypt the text. The code is surprisingly short and…