Category Archives: Random

Everything others do not fit in other categories.

Calibre Web: home in-browser online-library with Nextcloud storage and Moon+ Reader on Android

7 January 2020
 

 I’m using Calibre for my e-books library management for many years, but until today always used its desktop version. A couple of days ago I found the Calibre Web project – the same library, working with the same database, but accessible via a browser. The idea is to move away from storing books in Google… Read More »

MySQL/MariaDB: like Petya ransomware for MySQL and ‘root’@’%’ access

3 April 2019
 

  This story happened on 10/06/2017, adding this post in English now. The original post (Rus) was written almost right after the well-known Not a Petya attack in Ukraine – that’s why it’s used in the title. I had a new project assigned to me. When I started its existing setup investigation – was just… Read More »

Chromium: Youtube error 400

19 February 2019
 

 In the Chromium browser (and not only the one I believe) sometimes the 400 error can happen. There are two solutions: first, most simple – just to clear all data via Settings => Clear browsing data. The second one has googled on Reddit here>>> with a hint that the error appears because of the The Great Suspender plugin… Read More »