Kind: Notes

July 27, 2021 21:05

Got around setting up my music collection on the odroid-xu4 using Navidrome. With that streamlined, I can now listen to the same collection over any connected device and/or cache the songs for offline listening using dsub! Feels like a self-hosted Spotify!

July 25, 2021 16:02

Meena video interviewed my dad this weekend. The intent was to document his thoughts and perspectives of the years gone by and to get glimpses of his generation. We learnt so many interesting things about our family that we wouldn’t have known if we hadn’t done this. An oral history of sorts! This has been…

July 1, 2021 04:00

#TIL you don’t quite have to give your email address (or it’s alias) to subscribe to substack newsletters. Just append ‘/feed’ to the publication link to fetch its RSS feed.

June 21, 2021 20:35

Just published Appa’s first book – ‘Smell of the Soil’ in print format. This has been on his (and my) ‘to-do’ list for a while now. We did publish the digital version in December 2017 and looking back makes me wonder why we didn’t publish the print version earlier! It’s been a few years that…

June 11, 2021 18:49

An odd and forced hiatus to the workout program that I had going with Meena. What started off as a discomfort in the tummy on Thursday afternoon led to mild fever and chills over the night. Likely the handful of saunf tipped me over? Took a few hours off from work and was back to…