Gitea Ubuntu Install Notes

Git with tea… Gitea is a lightweight interface to Git written in Golang. It is easy to set up. Here are my notes for a simple install on an Ubuntu 20.04 server. I find them useful, I hope they may be of use to you. Firstly. make sure you are using a static IP address. […]

Windows 10 Activation Screen is Blank

Recently I tried to activate Windows 10 Enterprise (Volume License) in VMWare Fusion, and had the following issue: This solution worked for me: Enter a Command Prompt as Admininstrator. Run the following command (xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx – represents your product key): slmgr.vbs -ipk xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx Restart your computer, when you enter the Activation Screen in Settings, your product […]

The Joy of Coding

The pressure of delivering projects, and the monotony of certain tasks, can make us forget the joy we initially experienced when first learning to code. I remember sitting on a Vic-20 computer and entering something like this: Being able to give instructions to a machine and have it perform some function was like magic. I […]