How to root OnePlus One Install TWRP recovery steps Install Lineage OS 14.1 based on Android 7 and GApps using the “Install” option on TWRP via sd card. Link to the guide. A few lessons learnt along the way Ensure the USB wire being used can also transfer data Useful commands: sh adb devices -l fastboot devices fastboot oem unlock fastboot flash recovery /path/on/laptop/recovery.img adb push /path/on/laptop/supersu-v2.
Everything there is to know about yaml condensed in a great blog post here Also, I was facing an issue in Ubuntu of not being able to copy by Alt + Dragging objects. This post saved my day. Pressing the Super (windows) key along with Alt while dragging items prevents the default window drag in Ubuntu.
Spent a really long time yesterday trying to figure out how to edit UEFI boot options after my old Intel Core 2 Duo desktop refused to boot up on intstalling LinuxMint 18.3. Had to learn more than I had bargained for about the EFI FAT32 partition at /dev/sda1 to fix it. The efibootmgr command proved to be a lifesaver. And so did the script provided in this superuser.com post. May the person who wrote it live long and prosper.
Always wondered if there is way in SELinux to disable the deadly rm -rf at / path. Could never find the time to experiment in a VM to find out. Have you? Oh, and the best thing about Hugo is that can now type blogs directly from the terminal =:D
Things being worked on
While going over different technologies that could be used to augment the existing stack in GMETRI (more about that to be written) I came across a number of exciting advancements that occurred in the JS world over the last one and a half year. Focusing on creating a startup and with me becoming a father (for the first time) left me with little time to keep up with the latest tech happenings.