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The Majoras Mask PC Ports

Aight, so first off: I love Majoras Mask. In my list of best games of all time, it sits solidly at #1. So of course, when I heard that there was not one, but two different PC ports, and that they were done by entirely different people, using very different methods, I had to try them both. Now, I’ve beaten Majoras Mask, to 100%, multiple times. On the Nintendo 64 with my reliable gold cartridge with the holographic front, on Project64, Mupen, and WiiVC....

June 6, 2024 · 4 min

Building a NixOS Router

I recently built a router using NixOS. Here’s how I did it. I’m going to skip a lot of the middle learning stuff I did while I figured all of this out. And there is still a lot of stuff I need to learn. Like how to handle IPv6! Hardware My router/server is a custom built gaming PC from many years ago. It has an i7-6700k, 32GB of RAM, and a pair of 256GB SSD’s in btrfs raid0....

May 28, 2024 · 5 min

How I Built This

I built this on Nix. And it was very easy. First though, Credit where it’s due, I borrowed from This with some updates. At the moment, the configuration for this site looks like this: let nixpkgs = builtins.fetchTarball { # Descriptive name to make the store path easier to identify name = "nixpkgs-march-13-2024"; url = https://github.com/NixOS/nixpkgs/archive/ddcd7598b2184008c97e6c9c6a21c5f37590b8d2.tar.gz; # Hash obtained using `nix-prefetch-url --unpack <url>` sha256 = "1gvricg9hinsc399d76im9vn3wjn34wcmfzfflwyz9yhr5npcr4b"; }; in { pkgs ?...

March 13, 2024 · 2 min


First Post! Heck!

March 13, 2024 · 1 min