Raspberry Pi · rpix86

Run DOS on the Raspberry Pi – Use rpix86 to turn your Pi into a 1980s super-computer.


This tutorial is not intended for absolute beginners. It requires the use of the┬áRaspian terminal commands which is text-based, so expect some Linux skills. Please feel free to jump straight to the ‘DOS on the Pi‘ if you have no interest in a computer history lesson. What is DOS? DOS was a semi-open standard that… Continue reading Run DOS on the Raspberry Pi – Use rpix86 to turn your Pi into a 1980s super-computer.

Linux · Raspberry Pi

Using a Point-to-Point Tunnelling Protocol, Virtual Private Network (PPTP VPN) client on a Raspberry Pi


Why use a VPN? VPN or a Virtual Private Network is a common way of securing an Internet connection using encryption. Basically a VPN sets a trusted, designated server on the Internet to act as a man in the middle. As a VPN client, all your web traffic gets encrypted and directed to this designated… Continue reading Using a Point-to-Point Tunnelling Protocol, Virtual Private Network (PPTP VPN) client on a Raspberry Pi