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Sahil Ahuja

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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.

Sahil Ahuja

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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.

Sahil Ahuja

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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.

Sahil Ahuja

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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

Sahil Ahuja

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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.