Episode 302

Ask Noah Show 302


September 6th, 2022

53 mins 51 secs

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About this Episode

Noah and Steve have recommended Z-Wave devices for home automation. What do you do when your home automation fails? What do you do when you suffer latency from streaming? Noah and Steve talk troubleshooting for your home network, and home automation.

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02:20 Ordering System/Management? - Zack

07:50 Caller Delmer

  • Zwave network problems
  • 30ish Devices
  • Maybe an issue with the Zwave stick
  • Try putting the Zwave Stick on an extension
  • Garage Door Sensor
    • Zwave Tilt Sensor
  • Playing Media over the internet?
  • Internet Routing

31:10 Securing Seafile? - Mathieu

  • Threat Modeling
  • SeaFile is designed to be on the internet
  • SeaFile Encrypts/Decrypts
    • Native Client - Locally
    • Web Client - Cached for 1 hour server side
  • OVH is in and subsidized by Canada Gov
  • Consider something like Fail2Ban or CrowdSec
  • Block Entire Countries (Russia, China, etc)
  • Hosts.deny

38:40 Matrix bridging Cell Networks? - Mont

45:50 Linux News Wire

49:10 Long Term Storage? - Charlie

  • Long term DVDs/BluRays are not reliable
  • Keep the data moving between devices
  • Make 3 copies, store different mediums

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