• January 19, 2014

    My first WordPress Widget

    Something happened recently, and lead me to give a look to WordPress APIs. So during the last two days, I’ve read some documentation and wrote some code. So, today I wrote my first WordPress Widget: BITS status. You can seeContinue reading

  • January 17, 2014


    this is only a test

  • January 05, 2014

    Perl and Net::Telnet to the rescue of failing hardware

    A good friend of mine donated me an old Flybook V33i, completely functional except for the screen inverter. This faulty part makes the whole laptop unusable to normal people. I installed Debian 7 on this laptop (plugging it into anContinue reading

  • January 05, 2014

    After three days without programming, life becomes meaningless

    I have a couple of good friends that are… Uhm… Let’s say they want to start-up a company. Some sort of. They’re not really 20-something crazy college droput, but they want to start a company. I have helped them inContinue reading

  • January 04, 2014

    Setting up a fully-fledged virtual Debian/m68k GNU/Linux environment for development

    Intro One of the courses of this semester is ACSO: “Architettura dei Calcolatori e Sistemi Operativi” (Computers’ Architecture and Operating Systems). Part of the course focuses on assembly programming using good old Motorola’s M68k. Despite the fact that as processorContinue reading