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Fully SSL for my website

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I finally made full switch to SSL for my website. Thanks to this simple howto on Let's Encrypt. I had to use the upstream git repo though. The Debian packaged tool, letsencrypt.sh, did not have enough documentation/pointers in place. And finally, thanks to the Let's Encrypt project as a whole.

PS: http is now redirected to https. I hope nothing really breaks externally.

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Leprosy in India

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During my recent travel, I had quite a long layover at the Doha International Airport in Qatar. While killing time, I watched an interesting programme on the Al Jazeera network.

The program aired on Al Jazeera is Lifelines. This special episode I watched, covered about "Leprosy in India". After having watched the entire programme, I felt the urge to blog about it.

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apt-offline backports for Debian Jessie

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For Debian Jessie, the version of apt-offline available is: 1.5.1. This version has had some issues.

My very 1st backports is available in the form of apt-offline 1.7 for Debian Jessie Backports. For Debian Jessie users, this should fix most of the issues.

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Laptop Mode Tools 1.69 Released

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Today is an auspicious day. For those who know (or follow) the Hindu religion will be familiar; Today is Maha Shivaratri

On this day, It is great delight for me to be able to release Laptop Mode Tools, version 1.69

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Linux Power Savings 2016

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Having moved to a new place, now at times, I also have to deal with power outages. As heat increases, the power outages will be much longer and more frequent. So much, that UPS and Power Inverters run out. Such are ideal times to measure idle power consumption for my laptop.

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