Category: Experience

What life gives you when it doesn’t give you want you want.

Your Sonim XP5800 Won’t Delete Contacts

 seasoned_geek  August 3, 2022

It’s really annoying when your Sonim phone won’t let you delete contacts. Oh, you can delete some, just not the ones you want. I finally got fed up enough that I figured out how to do this. First you need…

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Linux Mint Random Shutdowns

 seasoned_geek  August 1, 2022

A jaded computer geek would tell you Linux Mint random shutdowns can’t be fixed. As popular as Mint is, it really tries to offend everyone. There are no end of possible fixes from self-proclaimed “experts.” I’ve even seen people blame…

TerraMaster F4-210 and Linux

 seasoned_geek  July 19, 2022

TerraMaster has software for Windows, but almost everyone wanting to use it uses Linux. Here is how to get it working with Linux. I’m going to use Ubuntu because I have a YABU on most machines. You will need to…

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LinuxLite 5.4 to 5.8 Upgrade Breaks NVidia

 seasoned_geek  July 17, 2022

If you are using the easy update button on LinuxLite to upgrade from 5.4 to 5.8 be warned the upgrade breaks NVidia support. It’s not a hard break, just a stupid one. Kids need to learn the mantra CI/CD ==…

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Why do actual senior developers walk out when a coding test is mentioned?

 seasoned_geek  July 2, 2022

The simple answer is every senior developer will hang up the phone, walk out, or tell you to F-yourself when you ask them to take a coding test while those who only have those 50 free Vista-Print business cards saying…