This is not really an article but more of a note for future reference. So i decided to wipe an SSD drive, and I assumed that using the good old dd would not have been the correct choice. I was right, and someone (thanks mingdao) from #gentoo on Freenode directed me to this page: ATA… Continue reading Correctly erasing an SSD on GNU/Linux
Month: Mar 2016
While writing simple web applications using gin-gonic web framework, there are some things that should be improved, in my opinion: Ideas Static file serving: it should be improved to use browser caching, according to https://developers.google.com/speed/docs/insights/LeverageBrowserCaching Default values for templates rendering: there are some values that I am going to need in pretty much every template… Continue reading Gin-gonic improvements
Dell XPS15 9530 BIOS reflash
I recently acquired a broken Dell XPS15 9530. As far as I've been told, the BIOS got corrupted during an update. As my research suggests, this is quite a common problem with this laptop. I am going to try reflash a working bios in order to make it work again. After all, it has some… Continue reading Dell XPS15 9530 BIOS reflash
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