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commit 41aff37a7a1275b9687d0a14064aee3bc1b41c1e
parent 73552dc0bd9e3a180a9462637b79e67044b689cb
Author: Jake Bauer <jbauer@paritybit.ca>
Date:   Fri, 10 Sep 2021 23:11:25 -0400

Update various pages

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Mpages/home.md | 16+++-------------
Mpages/software.md | 3+++
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diff --git a/pages/hardware.md b/pages/hardware.md @@ -4,7 +4,7 @@ [//]: # "main.min.css" -[//]: # "My Main PC; Laptops; Tablets; Phone; OPNSense Router; Virtualization Server; Git Server" +[//]: # ### My Main PC @@ -18,62 +18,25 @@ - **Boot Drive:** Samsung 970 Evo 250GB NVMe SSD - **Additional Storage:** HGST Deskstar 5K4000 4.0TB 5700RPM HDD - **Windows Boot:** Crucial MX300 275GB SATA SSD - - **Windows Games:** Samsung 860 Evo 250GB SATA SSD + - **Windows Games:** Seagate 360GB 7200RPM HDD * **Monitors:** 2x ASUS VP239H-P 23" 1080 IPS -You can see the original build that I did, along with the cost for each item in -Canadian dollars at the time that it was purchased, by clicking this link to [a -PCPartPicker build list](https://ca.pcpartpicker.com/b/vpLJ7P). RAM prices at -the time (November, 2017) were absolutely horrendous. +[PCPartPicker build list](https://ca.pcpartpicker.com/b/vpLJ7P). ### Laptops -I own a Thinkpad T440s (I don't actually mind the trackpad) which I purchased -second-hand off of eBay for a grand total of $215 USD after shipping/etc with -the following specifications: - -* **CPU:** Intel i5-4300U -* **RAM:** 4GB Soldered + 4GB Samsung DDR3L SO-DIMM -* **GPU:** Intel Integrated Graphics -* **Storage:** Crucial 250GB SATA SSD -* **Screen:** 1080p IPS - -I also [bought a T420s](/blog/my-new-t420s) which tends to get a bit more use: +I have a Thinkpad T420s: * **CPU:** Intel i5-2520M -* **RAM:** 2x4GB DDR3 SO-DIMM -* **GPU:** Intel Integrated Graphics +* **RAM:** 4+8GB DDR3 SO-DIMM * **Storage:** - * Crucial 128GB SATA SSD - * Kingston 120GB SATA SSD + * Crucial 250GB SATA SSD + * Seagate 500GB 5400RPM HDD * **Screen:** 1600x900 TN -### Tablets - -* Dell Venue 11 Pro 7130 - Used mostly as a portable display for when I need to -reference things like datasheets or D&D rulebooks. - - **CPU:** Intel i5-4300Y - - **RAM:** 8GB DDR3 - - **GPU:** Intel Integrated Graphics - - **Storage:** 128GB SATA M.2 SSD - - **Screen:** 1080p w/ Touch - - With dock and keyboard - -* Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Lite - Used for reading PDFs; kept entirely offline. - - 1GB RAM - - 8GB Storage - - With protective folding case - ### Phone -My daily carry cellphone is a Doro PhoneEasy 612. I describe it in more detail -in [this blog post about switching to a flip -phone](https://paritybit.ca/blog/flip-phone-challenge). - -I also own an Android phone which I purchased in 2015 and which is still going -strong more than 5 years later. I haven't even had to swap the battery yet. - -* ASUS Zenfone 2 Laser +* ASUS Zenfone 2 Laser (purchased 2015) - 3GB RAM - 16GB Storage - Runs LineageOS with no Google stuff added @@ -88,25 +51,27 @@ the specifications: * HP SFF Desktop PC w/ Proprietary Motherboard/Case/PSU - **CPU:** Intel Core i3-3220 CPU @ 3.30GHz (4C/4T) - **RAM:** 2x2GB DDR3 - - **Storage:** 160GB Fujitsu 2.5" SATA-II HDD - -### Virtualization Server + - **Storage:** 120GB Crucial SSD -This is one of my old laptops. I've owned it for at least 7 years if not longer -and I'm pretty sure it was my second laptop ever. +### Main Home Server -* Lenovo V570 Laptop (missing display) - - **CPU:** i5-2450M @ 2.50GHz (2C/4T) - - **RAM:** 12GB DDR3 SO-DIMM - - **Storage:** Seagate Momentus 500GB 5400RPM +* Dell Optiplex 3020 SFF + - **CPU:** i5-4590 @ 3.30GHz (4C/4T) + - **RAM:** 4+4GB DDR3 + - **Storage:** ZFS Mirror of Two Samsung 860 EVO 250GB SSDs - **Backup Storage:** Seagate Expansion 8TB External HDD -### Git Server +### Testing/Staging Server -Purchased for $20 including a case from a local seller. +* Dell Optiplex 3010 SFF + - **CPU:** i5-3470 @ 3.20GHz (4C/4T) + - **RAM:** 4+4GB DDR3 + - **Storage:** Seagate ST3500413AS HDD -* PineA64+ (Original, not LTS) - - **CPU:** Allwinner A64 - - **RAM:** 2GB DDR3 - - **Storage:** 32GB SanDisk Ultra SD Card +### Home NAS +* Dell Optiplex 3020 MT + - **CPU:** i3-4150 @ 3.50GHz (2C/4T) + - **RAM:** 2+4GB DDR3 + - **Boot:** Samsung 870 EVO 250GB SSD + - **Storage:** ZFS Mirror of Two HGST HDN726040ALE614 (4TB) HDDs diff --git a/pages/home.md b/pages/home.md @@ -45,22 +45,12 @@ License](https://www.isc.org/licenses/). The source code is available on ### Contact -In no particular order, I can be contacted using: +Ordered from most to least preferred, I can be contacted using: * Email: [jbauer@paritybit.ca](mailto:jbauer@paritybit.ca); -* IRC: `jbauer` on OFTC, Libera.chat, maybe other networks; -* Fediverse: [@jbauer@bsd.network](https://bsd.network/@jbauer); * XMPP: Not unless I know you. - -The most reliable way to contact me is through email. If you're contacting me -via email, you can use PGP. My keys are on -[keys.openpgp.net](https://keys.openpgp.org/) or available via [direct -download](https://www.paritybit.ca/pubkey.asc). They have the following -fingerprint: - -``` -8A55 347B 2845 6BA7 0E43 B864 C3EB 9CAF 610B B4FB -``` +* Fediverse: [@jbauer@bsd.network](https://bsd.network/@jbauer); +* IRC: `jbauer` on OFTC, Libera.chat, maybe other networks; If you're contacting me using XMPP, please use OMEMO if you can. My device fingerprints are: diff --git a/pages/software.md b/pages/software.md @@ -6,6 +6,9 @@ [//]: # +<br><p class="note">NOTE: This page is out of date, see the current <a +href="/uses">uses page</a> for updated information.</p> + <figure> <a href="/img/desktop.png"><img src="/img/desktop-thumb.png" alt="A picture of my desktop with neofetch open."/></a> diff --git a/pages/uses.md b/pages/uses.md @@ -6,11 +6,91 @@ [//]: # -This page is for those who are curious about the programs and equipment I use -to get work done. It is inspired by [uses.tech](https://uses.tech/). +This page is for those who are curious about the programs and equipment I use to +get work done. It is inspired by [uses.tech](https://uses.tech/). You can also +check out [how I name my computers](https://www.paritybit.ca/hostnames). -This page got a little too big so I've split it up into categories: +### Software + +I currently run [Fedora Linux](https://getfedora.org/en/workstation/) with the +Cinnamon desktop environment on my workstation. I have used OpenBSD, Artix +Linux, Debian, Ubuntu, and Linux Mint in the past, but I got tired of fiddling +with things and wanted my system to Just Work™. + +I previously used a tiling window manager setup and a bunch of hand-picked +applications which you can check out on the [old software page](/software). Now +I just use what comes with the system (for the most part) and I get on with my +work. + +### Hardware + +#### My Main PC + +* **CPU:** Ryzen 5 1600 w/ Stock Cooler +* **RAM:** 2x8GB + 2x4GB (24GB) G.Skill Ripjaws V and Ripjaws 4 respectively +* **GPU:** PowerColor Red Dragon RX 580 4GB +* **PSU:** EVGA SuperNova G2 Gold 650W +* **Motherboard:** AsRock AB350M Pro4 +* **Case:** Deepcool Kendomen Black ATX Mid +* **Storage:** + - **Boot Drive:** Samsung 970 Evo 250GB NVMe SSD + - **Additional Storage:** HGST Deskstar 5K4000 4.0TB 5700RPM HDD + - **Windows Boot:** Crucial MX300 275GB SATA SSD + - **Windows Games:** Seagate 360GB 7200RPM HDD +* **Monitors:** 2x ASUS VP239H-P 23" 1080 IPS + +[PCPartPicker build list](https://ca.pcpartpicker.com/b/vpLJ7P). + +#### Laptops + +I have a Thinkpad T420s: + +* **CPU:** Intel i5-2520M +* **RAM:** 4+8GB DDR3 SO-DIMM +* **Storage:** + * Crucial 250GB SATA SSD + * Seagate 500GB 5400RPM HDD +* **Screen:** 1600x900 TN + +#### Phone + +* ASUS Zenfone 2 Laser (purchased 2015) + - 3GB RAM + - 16GB Storage + - Runs LineageOS with no Google stuff added + +#### OPNSense Router + +It has more horsepower than a router typically needs, but it also does more than +a typical router. For example, it runs intrusion detection software which scans +every packet. It also typically only draws 15-20W and stays very quiet. Here are +the specifications: + +* HP SFF Desktop PC w/ Proprietary Motherboard/Case/PSU + - **CPU:** Intel Core i3-3220 CPU @ 3.30GHz (4C/4T) + - **RAM:** 2x2GB DDR3 + - **Storage:** 120GB Crucial SSD + +#### Main Home Server + +* Dell Optiplex 3020 SFF + - **CPU:** i5-4590 @ 3.30GHz (4C/4T) + - **RAM:** 4+4GB DDR3 + - **Storage:** ZFS Mirror of Two Samsung 860 EVO 250GB SSDs + - **Backup Storage:** Seagate Expansion 8TB External HDD + +#### Testing/Staging Server + +* Dell Optiplex 3010 SFF + - **CPU:** i5-3470 @ 3.20GHz (4C/4T) + - **RAM:** 4+4GB DDR3 + - **Storage:** Seagate ST3500413AS HDD + +#### Home NAS + +* Dell Optiplex 3020 MT + - **CPU:** i3-4150 @ 3.50GHz (2C/4T) + - **RAM:** 2+4GB DDR3 + - **Boot:** Samsung 870 EVO 250GB SSD + - **Storage:** ZFS Mirror of Two HGST HDN726040ALE614 (4TB) HDDs -* [The Hardware I Use](https://www.paritybit.ca/hardware) -* [The Hostnames I Use](https://www.paritybit.ca/hostnames) -* [The Software I Use](https://www.paritybit.ca/software)