Author Archives: aaron m.

Parrot Bebop 2 DNG – Lens Correction / Raw image processing (RawTherapee)

RawTherapee is a free, cross-platform raw image processing program, released under the GNU General Public License. http://rawtherapee.com/downloads Parrot Bebop 2 is a gps-enabled quadcopter/drone that has the ability to take hires pictures in the DNG (RAW) format. RAW Photo images are images dumped directly from a camera’s sensor. No correction or profiling is applied. The Bebop… Read More »

Clearing the Offline cache / Windows CSC directory

Create an empty, temporary directoryy. Such as c:\emptycsc run CMD as administrator robocopy c:\emptycsc c:\windows\csc\v2.0.6\cache /mir Alternatively, if looking to wipe _everything_ ; robocopy c:\emptycsc c:\windows\csc\v2.0.6\namespace /mir Notes: You won’t be able to use tab completion in CMD to browse to these directories, you just need to type them out. If you are unsure of what… Read More »

Status Solutions’s Sara System + IPSession’s IPCelerate – delayed phone/message notifications

I currently work for a company that runs Senior Living, Memcare, etc. type facilities. At some of these locations Sara is used for Pendant alerts, roam tags, wander gaurd, door, pull chain, etc. type alerts and notifications for the residents. One of the main features is a phone messaging system that texts the alerts to… Read More »

_deviceImage-0.iso was not found while deploying OVF (or OVA)

Minor issue, but slowed me down. Recently while deploying an OVA that I created and tested on another host (ESXi 5.5), I was presented with the error: File ds:///vmfs/volumes/52c252-0b-bf765663-bffd-0026b95-d10a0/_deviceImage-0.iso was not found Expecting I left a .ISO mounted (even though I had NOT checked the option to “include image files attached to floppy and CD/DVD… Read More »

Microbrute sequences

Added a microbrute to my arsenal today.. after some playing around I exported my saved sequences via the Microbrute Connection software. Opened up the resulting .mbseq file and was happy to find out the data is in a simple readable format using midi note values. For example: I’m going to knock myself together a quick… Read More »