• Control your home with your voice (Siri and FHEM)

    Since iOS 7 was launched, Siri-Proxy was not working anymore and so there was no chance to use Siri commands for home automation. Now, with iOS 8.1 Apple introduces "HOMEKIT" - it's a mix of a database and an API. In this Tutorial i will show you, how to setup your own Homekit-Server called "HOMEBRIDGE" that makes it possible again to use Siri for switching on/off lights or everything else. The official setup article in the fhem wiki seems outdated for me. Here is mine ... I am using a Wheezy box - but this is working on Jessie and Ubuntu 12.04 / 14.04 too First of all we have to install nodejs from there repo # echo "deb https://deb.nodesource.com/node_5.x wheezy main" > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/nodejs.list # echo "deb-src https://deb.nodesource.com/node_5.x wheezy main" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/nodejs.list # apt-get update You have to PIN the newly created repo or explicitly give apt the version when you install nodejs

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  • Creating a degraded sw raid 5 with mdadm – Linux

    Initial creating with a missing device # mdadm –create /dev/md0 –level=5 –raid-devices=3 /dev/sdg /dev/sdh /dev/sdi missing Checking the details of the newly created device # mdadm –detail /dev/md0 /dev/md0: Version : 1.2 Creation Time : Mon Nov 2 19:52:19 2015 Raid Level : raid5 Array Size : 7813774336 (7451.80 GiB 8001.30 GB) Used Dev Size […]

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