Tag: linux

Solution to tracepath no reply

Consider tracepath as a network diagnostic tool: tracepath peterbabic.dev The output might be surprising: 1?: [LOCALHOST] pmtu 1500 1: _gateway 0.748ms 1: _gateway 0.676ms 2: 192.168.66.…

Gnome Shell 40 upgrade

Performing my mundane periodic software package upgrade on a laptop I did not expect anything spectacular to happen. The Informant did not stopped the upgrade due to some breaking news. There was no problem with mirrors, key signatures, cyclic dependencies or incompatible package…

Arch news pacman hook tip

Part of the Arch Linux system maintenance is to actively read latest news. Mostly anyone who uses Arch has come across this piece of advice: read the news before updating! In other words, before running the dreaded sudo pacman -Syu command, one should be prepared to act upon any …

Why I use losetup instead of udisksctl

Accessing raw filesystem image partitions without the need to specify the offset and size manually sudo pacman -S udisks2 man 1 udisksctl sudo pacman -S util-linux man 8 losetup udisksctl Root permissions are not required udisksctl loop-setup --read-only --file <raw-image&g…

How to enable Git LFS on gitea over nginx reverse proxy

When setting up gitea server behind a nginx reverse proxy, you might come to the problem when pushing files tracked in LFS that presents itself as a following error: HTTP/1.1 413 Request Entity Too Large The error itself does not specifically hint which component might be causing…