Downgrading iPad to 3.2.1

After getting a new 64GB 3G iPad, i restored my 16GB WiFi to 3.2.2 by accident. Thus, i had to downgrade to be able to jailbreak. This is how i did it: Put iPad in DFU mode (Recovery mode is not enough) http://http://junade.com/?p=83 Restore 3.2 firmware using cydias saved SHSH (Which you hopefully saved in… Read More »

XBMC, Take two

So, i decided to wait with Dharma, and take another shot at the current XBMC live Install XBMC Live apt-get install vim python-software-properties pkg-config add-apt-repository ppa:team-xbmc-svn/ppa apt-get update apt-get upgrade apt-get dist-upgrade apt-get install linux-generic linux-headers-generic linux-image-generic xbmc xbmc-bin xbmc-data xbmc-live xbmc-skin-confluence xbmc-standalone wget http://uk.download.nvidia.com/XFree86/Linux-x86/256.44/NVIDIA-Linux-x86-256.44.run chmod +x NVIDIA-Linux-x86-256.44.run ./NVIDIA-Linux-x86-256.44.run

iPad research

I got a iPad 16GB WiFi in San Fransisco this summer, so the first steps was: Step 1, Jailbreaking Jailbreak it: http://spiritjb.com/ Step 2, Set root password Default root passord is ‘alpine’. The regular user ‘mobile’ has the same passord. Change these. Step 3, The best software AirVideo – lets you stream movies from any… Read More »

Nagios

Setting up a new nagios-solution at work, I am using a tool called check_mk. Together with some php config generation script, I am automaticly discovering new devices and services. check_mk is a rather new app, check it out!