Copy RaspBSD image to micro SD card

The RaspBSD image for Raspberry Pi can be found at After it’s been downloaded, we need to copy it to a microSD card. Before we can do that, we need to find out the device name represents the microSD card. One way to find out is to plug the card in, and check the newest messages of dmesg. $ dmesg ... [282430.689656] mmc0: new SDHC card at address aaaa [282430....

December 2, 2015 · 1 min · 165 words · kenno

Install PostgreSQL server on Raspberry Pi from FreeBSD port

Before I wrote this blog post, I had thought there was no binary package for PostgreSQL server for FreeBSD 11 running on Raspberry Pi. Hmm… how wrong I was! I just wasted the whole night compiling Postgres from source. DOH! Anyhow, here’s the step I took to do it. If you’re familiar with FreeBSD, there’s nothing new here. But, I only use FreeBSD once in awhile, and so I tend to forget a lot what I do....

June 18, 2015 · 2 min · 426 words · kenno

ការបញ្ចូល git ក្នុង Raspberry Pi ដើរ​ FreeBSD 11

ដោយ​សារ​ពុំមាន​ កញ្ចប់បាយនារី (binary package) នៃ​​ git យើង​​ត្រូវ​បញ្ចូល​ git​ពីសោះ​ខូត ដូច​ខាងក្រោម៖ # cd /usr/ports/devel/git # make install clean សង្ឃឹម​ថា​ថ្ងៃ​ក្រោយ​ឆាប់ៗ កញ្ចប់​បាយនារី នឹង​បាន​បង្កើត​ឡើង​ ព្រោះខំផាយ​ពី សោះខូត​យើត​ណាស់ ជាពិសេស​ពេល​ខំផាយ​វា​លើ​ រ៉ាស់​ប៊ែរី​ផាយ។

May 29, 2015 · 1 min · 23 words · kenno

Set Timezone in Fedora 20

While looking at the log file on my Raspberry Pi (running Fedora 20 Remix), I noticed that the date/time didn’t look right. EDT is a North American Eastern Daylight Time, which is 4 hours behind UTC. You can read more about it here. In my case, I prefer the time zone set to AEST (Australian Eastern Standard Time), which is 10 hour ahead of UTC. Here’s how it can be done....

July 21, 2014 · 1 min · 93 words · kenno