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Xiaomi MiFlora plant sensor in Pimatic

Xiaomi MiFlora is a cost-effective plant sensor, which uses Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) to communicate wirelessly, and is capable of sensing temperature, soil humidity, light, soil fertility and it’s own battery level. Daniel Matuschek (openha) and other contributors...

Logging download speed of transmission-daemon

This one-liner checks the current sum of download speed of all torrents currently running in transmission-daemon. You can also direct the output to a file, to have a logfile of it. As a depenency it needs the moreutils package, because it uses the ‘ts’...

Wake on LAN (WOL) your PC from Raspberry Pi

There’s a feature in most modern BIOSes, which makes it possible to power on a PC if a certain “magic packet” is received on the physical (MAC) address of the PC’s LAN network card. This tutorial assumes that your PC’s network card...