Seamless roaming on Unifi

So, in the past few months, I have overhauled my entire home network setup. The details call for a separate blog post at some time, I guess. But yes, I’ve switched to Unifi access points. The one thing that took me a while to get right was the seamless roaming. I came to Unifi from Orbi, and man, Orbi worked awesome for seamless handoff between access points. On Unifi, it sometimes took ages before my clients switched to the nearest access point....

December 6, 2021 · 2 min · 274 words · Kalpik Nigam

Running Windows Nano Server as an ECS host

Windows containers are still in beta state on AWS ECS, but it’s fun to try them out. AWS already has a Full Windows 2016 AMI with containers support. But I wanted to try something more interesting. Windows nanoserver is what I was looking at. It’s designed specifically for tasks such as running as container hosts in a cluster. AWS also has a nanoserver AMI, but I ran into issues very quickly....

November 6, 2017 · 2 min · 316 words · Kalpik Nigam

My Twitter achive

Have set up an off-site backup of my tweets over here. Its fully searchable too 😉 Oh and yes, if you’re not following me on twitter yet, you’re losing out! Follow me @kalpik

September 6, 2011 · 1 min · 33 words · Kalpik Nigam

JP6 De-deodexed and zipaligned ROM for GT-I9000 with Voodoo and 2e recovery!

NOTE: The ROM has a new home at XDA now. No updates/support will be provided here. Please check THIS POST on XDA. Since Voodoo for Froyo is out, here I’ve packaged Doc’s JP6 rom (full, with fixed Swype) with Voodoo and Circle Battery Mod Version D. Changelog: 19th Oct 2010: Initial release with Voodoo Pre3 20th Oct 2010: Updated to accommodate Voodoo Pre4 (which contains fixes for some rooting issues, and enables logging by default)....

October 19, 2010 · 4 min · 683 words · Kalpik Nigam

Weechat v0.3.0 released

So lately I’ve been using this awesome IRC client called Weechat! It’s minimal, yet highly configurable. It’s got me addicted to it! Weechat + Screen is the best combo! Anyway, a groundbreaking new version has been released today. And if you’re on an equally awesome distro (Arch), then you should have it ready in your repository 🙂

September 6, 2009 · 1 min · 57 words · Kalpik Nigam