Harald Hoyer

Triple Faults for Debug

Webcam Eye AF for the Sony A7RII

I am using my Sony A7 RII as a webcam with shallow depth of field with gphoto2 under Linux. The normal auto focus does not follow very well, therefore I assigned the "Eye AF" to the lens button and activate it permanently with some rubber straps and a small button like object underneath.

rman - Search the Rust Documentation offline

Want to search your local offline rust std documentation, with a quick command from your terminal?

Rust - Static PIE and ASLR for the x86_64-unknown-linux-musl Target

With current rust nightly the default binary output of the x86_64-unknown-linux-musl target is a static position independent executable (static-pie) with address space layout randomization (ASLR) on execution.

Syntax highlighting for console snippets

Finally, I moved my blog from wordpress to a static site. I chose zola as the site generator, because most of my documentation nowadays is in markdown anyway.

Syntax highlighting was a badly missed feature for me in the past. And zola delivers :-)

The only thing missing was syntax highlighting for console (terminal) snippets.

Bat understands varlink now

Bat is a cat(1) clone with syntax highlighting and Git integration.

My pull request for varlink syntax coloring was accepted today :-)