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Show dd copy progress

At times, dd transfers take a long time and often you want to see the progress. By default, dd doesn’t show any progress or status except for error messages. Here is a short description on how to get dd to output its current progress: To find out the ID of …

Setup Eclipse IDE for AVR Programming on Ubuntu

This page is WIP. Installing Eclipse You can download the latest version of eclipse from http://www.eclipse.org/ You need a functioning JAVA JRE installed to run eclipse sudo apt-get install openjdk-8-jre openjdk-8-jdk openjdk-9-jre openjdk-9-jdk Depending on your Ubuntu version, you might have to change the openjdk versions to a version available …

Survival of Lacina – Indie RPG

So I started on a new gamedev project, a 2D fantasy RPG called ‘Survival of Lacina’. It is about a guy that has a very important mission – to save his world! But first, he will have to learn a few things, such as Crafting tools and weapons Use sword, …

Install Java 32bit Version on Linux

I just struggled with installing a 32 bit version of Java JDK on my 64 bit ubuntu machine. After installing the JDK-Files (download the .tar.gz archive and un-tar it), you will have to add it to java alternatives, so it will be recognized by the OS: sudo update-alternatives –install /usr/bin/java …