Sat, 30 Sep 2017

Upgrading android on Nexus 6P


In order to upgrade a rooted Nexus 6P:

The codename for this device is "angler".

  • Download the image.
  • Follow section 9 of this guide.
    • Plug the USB cable in and on a windows terminal check the connection:
      • adb devices
    • Boot into bootloader by holding down power and volume down for five seconds or so and check the connection
      • fastboot devices
    • Flash TWRP if it is not already there. Follow the guide. See this guide too.
    • NOTE that in order to boot into recovery mode the USB cable probably needs to be disconnected.
    • Install Magisk from this guide.
      • Copy the magisk zip file with "adb push G:\g\n6p\Magisk-v14.0.zip /mnt/sdcard"

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Sat, 15 Jul 2017

Setting up windows


Keywords: Windows setup

I needed to set up a new Windows 10 box. In case I need to do it again, I'm making a few notes.

Install:

- https://conemu.github.io/
- https://chocolatey.org/
- https://joelpurra.com/projects/X-Mouse_Controls/

- in chocolatey:
  - 7zip
  - autohotkey
  - clementine
  - Firefox
  - GoogleChrome
  - jdownloader
  - logitechgaming
  - Revo.Uninstaller
  - vim
  - virtualbox
  - VirtualBox.ExtensionPack
  - windirstat

- to swap cpas lock and escape
  - download Interception: https://github.com/oblitum/interception/releases/latest
  - as administrator, run install-interception /install
  - add a shortcut to caps2esc.exe to the startup directory
    - Windows-R / shell:startup / add link

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