links & information

Here is a list of links & information that I've found useful over the years.
They're in no particular order or priority.


Create a mirror of a website using wget.
wget --mirror -p --convert-links -P ./<directory> <url>

Megaman game series password breakdowns & generators.
http://www.mmhp.net/Passwords/

Dreamcast; List of VGA output compatiable games.
https://www.epforums.org/showthread.php?56169-Dreamcast-VGA-Compatability-list-amp-Guide

D2DX makes Diablo II run well on modern PCs, with high fps and better resolutions.
https://github.com/bolrog/d2dx/

lots of information about maintaining security & privacy online by rob braxman
https://whatthezuck.net/

fslint has been removed from repositories in recent ubuntu releases. Here is how to get it back.
https://askubuntu.com/questions/1233710/where-is-fslint-duplicate-file-finder-for-ubuntu-20-04

Get compatibility for apple's proprietary image format (.heic/heif) on linux.
https://askubuntu.com/questions/958355/any-app-on-ubuntu-to-open-and-or-convert-heif-pictures-heic-high-efficiency-i

install required component to enable RTSP streaming in EndeavourOS Linux
~$ sudo pacman -S live-media

install WoeUSB on ubuntu 20.04
https://www.how2shout.com/linux/how-to-install-woeusb-on-ubuntu-20-04-lts/

OpenWRT on raspberry pi; Update all packages in one line.
https://unix.stackexchange.com/questions/400231/how-do-i-upgrade-all-of-my-installed-packages-in-openwrt#400232

Look up amazon price history for products; useful for avoiding price hikes.
https://camelcamelcamel.com/

Raspberry pi, Force hdmi output on headless, or disconnected monitor on boot.
https://raspberrypi.stackexchange.com/questions/2169/how-do-i-force-the-raspberry-pi-to-turn-on-hdmi

Remove non-printable ASCII characters from a file with this Unix command
https://alvinalexander.com/blog/post/linux-unix/how-remove-non-printable-ascii-characters-file-unix/

Change LUKS encryption passphrase
https://www.maketecheasier.com/change-luks-encryption-passphrase/

[C++] Rename files in linux
https://www.man7.org/linux/man-pages/man2/rename.2.html

Download youtube videos with more efficient yt-dl version with detail featured command.
program: https://github.com/yt-dlp/yt-dlp
command: ~$ yt-dlp -f 'bestvideo[ext=mp4]+bestaudio[ext=m4a]/bestvideo+bestaudio' --merge-output-format mp4 --write-description --write-info-json --write-annotations --write-sub --write-auto-sub --write-thumbnail https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXXXXX


Fix distorted sound on Linux when activating Firefox reader view.
» about:config -> media.webspeech.synth.enabled -> false

Disable WebRTC on Firefox
» about:config -> media.peerconnection.enabled -> false

Remove duplicate lines in text file on linux,
https://www.cyberciti.biz/faq/unix-linux-shell-removing-duplicate-lines/

[C++] Create folders in linux
https://linux.die.net/man/3/mkdir

Remove lines in text file if shorter than xy in linux.
https://unix.stackexchange.com/questions/123243/how-to-remove-lines-shorter-than-xy

Clone hard drives in linux.
https://superuser.com/questions/1041163/how-do-i-clone-a-usb-stick-including-partitions

Software choices to list wifi networks in linux.
https://www.linuxuprising.com/2019/11/how-to-show-available-wifi-networks.html

If RenameMyTVSeries2 fails to start because of sqlite is not installed in linux.
https://www.tweaking4all.com/forum/miscellaneous-software/rename-my-tv-series-2-episodes-not-showing/paged/3/#post-2072

Spoof MAC address on raspberry pi.
https://pimylifeup.com/raspberry-pi-mac-address-spoofing/

Test your antivirus detection.
https://www.eicar.com/download-anti-malware-testfile/

7 Times When You Should Just Say Thank You, But Don't
https://jamesclear.com/say-thank-you

Closing letters examples.
https://www.writeexpress.com/letterclosings.html

Multiple methods to change raspberry pi resolution.
https://pimylifeup.com/raspberry-pi-screen-resolution/

List of disclaimer statements.
http://goes.gsfc.nasa.gov/text/disclaimer.html

Piracy Terms.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pirated_movie_release_types

Master Boot Record (MBR) explanation.
https://thestarman.pcministry.com/asm/mbr/PartTables.htm

Fix Firefox issue when downloads finish, the dialog appears everytime, often getting in the way.
» about:config -> browser.download.alwaysOpenPanel -> false

check a suspicious file against multiple antiviruses.
https://www.virustotal.com/

List of ham radio frequencies.
https://www.amrron.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/1000s-SCANNER-HAM-Radio-Frequencies-Ebook.pdf

Install Minecraft server on Raspberry Pi 4.
https://linuxnorth.org/minecraft/

Reset root SQL password.
~$ mysqladmin -u root password <PASSWORD>

Royalty free images.
https://www.pexels.com/

Change pitch of audio.
http://johnriselvato.com/ffmpeg-how-to-change-the-pitch-sample-rate-of-an-audio-track-mp3/

Funny RPG game that is cross-platform callen FRANKEN.
https://splendidland.itch.io/franken

Good fan-made game called MegaMan: Rock N Roll.
https://dennisengelhard.com/rock-n-roll/

Reverse-engineered HLDS
https://github.com/dreamstalker/rehlds

Reverse-engineered gamedll (CS 1.6 / CZero)
https://github.com/s1lentq/ReGameDLL_CS

Man in the middle WiFi attack.
https://github.com/FluxionNetwork/fluxion

Diablo 1 Reversed Engineered for modern computers.
https://github.com/diasurgical/devilutionX

Legendary Super Mario PC Port
https://github.com/sm64pc/sm64ex