Search: Posts Made By: oguruma
Showing results 1 to 19 of 19
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Replies: 6
Views: 1,364
Posted By oguruma

Is your data backed up? If so, consider...

Is your data backed up? If so, consider reformatting. That's usually my first suggestion. There are far more elegant solutions than this, of course.
Replies: 6
Views: 1,215
Posted By oguruma

I stopped reading after "I got a 512GB card cheap...

I stopped reading after "I got a 512GB card cheap from wish. ".
01-22-18, 07:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 437
Posted By oguruma

It's T111 siding. The boxes wouldn't...

It's T111 siding.

The boxes wouldn't necessarily "line up." but it would be within the same stud bay. I would basically just poke out one of the tabs on the current box and put another box (for...
Replies: 13
Views: 1,450
Posted By oguruma

Linux as a desktop OS is largely reserved for...

Linux as a desktop OS is largely reserved for extreme cheapskates who want a "free OS" and nerds who have the time and desire to get things to work. The desktop versions of the OS, Ubuntu being a...
Replies: 13
Views: 1,450
Posted By oguruma

Sure, until you run into driver issues with zero...

Sure, until you run into driver issues with zero OEM support. And then of course, the fact that you will probably eventually need a piece of software that is not available for Linux.
01-20-18, 10:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 437
Posted By oguruma

Interior to Exterior 110 Receptacle?

On side of my house has no exterior receptacles. I want to run one off of an interior receptacle in the kid's room.

I can't quite make heads or tails of the NEC proper way to do this.

The...
Replies: 13
Views: 1,450
Posted By oguruma

Linux is nowhere near primetime as a desktop OS....

Linux is nowhere near primetime as a desktop OS. Yes, you can make it work. For some, it might even work "out of the box", but that's why it isn't represented very well in the desktop OS space. As...
Replies: 15
Views: 1,544
Posted By oguruma

There are a number of ways to address, from...

There are a number of ways to address, from pretty technical (use Wireshark and capture) to pretty rudimentary (turn one device off on a Sunday until you find it through process of elimination.)
...
Replies: 6
Views: 640
Posted By oguruma

DIY coffee table: wood recommendations?

We have a coffee table in our living room. I love the functionality of the table, because it's one of the pop-out deals, which is great for family game night and working on my laptop in front of the...
Replies: 18
Views: 17,858
Posted By oguruma

I get it now, I guess I never thought about how...

I get it now, I guess I never thought about how easily a shed could blow around in heavy winds.

I thought about buying a prefab shed, but steel means inevitable rust (I live on the OR coast) and...
Replies: 18
Views: 17,858
Posted By oguruma

It would be 2x4 with something like a 4x12...

It would be 2x4 with something like a 4x12 shingle roof and t1-11. The heaviest item to be stored would be a push lawnmower... Maybe my telescoping ladder is heavier, either way, nothing as heavy as...
Replies: 18
Views: 17,858
Posted By oguruma

In my locality over 144" sqft or 10ft peak height...

In my locality over 144" sqft or 10ft peak height trigger a permit, so I should be good.

So, I put the pavers down over dirt, then what? Leave it freestanding on top of the pavers?
Replies: 18
Views: 17,858
Posted By oguruma

Pavers for shed floor/foundation?

I want to add a 6x8 or 8x8 (can't decide ideal size) shed to my back yard. I have a bunch of 12x12 and 14x14 pavers that I need to get rid of, anyway. I am thinking that they would make nice and...
09-05-16, 12:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,587
Posted By oguruma

Thanks for your input, guys/gals. Having...

Thanks for your input, guys/gals.

Having somebody take the pea gravel seems problematic, because I would have to relocate it, one shovel at a time. I hardly doubt somebody would be willing to come...
09-05-16, 10:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,587
Posted By oguruma

Grass over pea gravel?

Our back yard has pea gravel and stepping stones. We want to remove the stepping stones, and plant grass seed.

The easiest way to do this seems to be to just plant soil over the pea gravel, then...
Replies: 3
Views: 465
Posted By oguruma

Thanks for your reply. Part of your reply may...

Thanks for your reply. Part of your reply may have addressed another issue I thought I was having with another light.

You said that the sensors automatically go into "on" mode by powering them off...
Replies: 2
Views: 642
Posted By oguruma

Towsonite, As for cameras to use, I would...

Towsonite,

As for cameras to use, I would recommend, Hikvision or Duhua. There are a lot of good systems that would serve you well, however. Some basics I would recommend:

PoE - This is Power...
Replies: 1
Views: 439
Posted By oguruma

Laminate flooring: door casing meets base moulding.

This is probably a stupid question, but here goes:

I want to replace the carpet in our common areas with laminate. The current base moulding is not nearly thick enough enough to provide for the...
Replies: 3
Views: 465
Posted By oguruma

Motion security lights from interior receptacle - no switch?

There is one side of my house that is very poorly-lit. I want to add some motion lights. The only feasible way I could do it would be off of a receptacle in the bedroom. This would mean that there...
Showing results 1 to 19 of 19


 
Forum Jump