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Ruben Schade rubenerd

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With Microsoft's purchase, I'll be looking at replacements. Maybe a "random scripts" repo hosted elsewhere.

I'll link to it here once set up. Cheers Gists, we had a good run.

rubenerd /
Last active Jun 2, 2018
"We've updated our privacy policy!"

A very rough copy+pasta job for privacy policy updates received by coworkers and I. I thought it'd be fun to run Wordle or something against it to find the most common words and phrases used.

Singapore Airlines Krisflyer

We have updated our Privacy Policy and the KrisFlyer Terms & Conditions to be in line with the new European Union (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) from 25 May 2018.


We know we’re not the first, second or third email you’ve received from a company about its updated privacy policy because of changes from the EU concerning data protection regulation. But, we’ve gotta do it. Read below to learn about what we’ve done.

rubenerd /
Created May 7, 2018
Windows NT 3.51 on QEMU
## Script to launch Windows NT 3.51 on QEMU without overflow errors
qemu-system-i386 \
sudo pw usermod -n $_username -u $_new_id
rubenerd / vim-lite.log
Created May 2, 2018
Last version of vim-lite in FreeBSD ports, before vim-console
View vim-lite.log
Name : vim-lite
Version : 8.0.1000
Installed on : Tue Aug 29 21:29:33 2017 AEST
Origin : editors/vim-lite
Architecture : FreeBSD:11:amd64
Prefix : /usr/local
Categories : editors
Licenses : VIM
Maintainer :
rubenerd /
Created Apr 24, 2018
Fix Dropbox on Xfce
dropbox stop
dbus-launch dropbox start
rubenerd / hotel-villa-fontaine-tokyo-speedtest.json
Created Mar 22, 2018
Hotel Villa Fontaine Tokyo speedtest
View hotel-villa-fontaine-tokyo-speedtest.json
"isp":"ARTERIA Networks Corporation",
# ssh-agent sets variables
eval $(ssh-agent)
rubenerd /
Last active Feb 26, 2018
Dither PNGs to 256 colour
convert -colors 256 -depth 8 +dither "$1" "png8:$1-dithered.png"
rubenerd /
Created Dec 22, 2017
Local to remote compressed gzip (dcfl)dd
## I used to always pipe (dcfl)dd to gzip over ssh
## Why not just use ssh's compression that uses gzip anyway?
ssh -C "$_HOST" dcfldd if="$_SOURCE" | dcfldd of="$_DEST"
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