REDIR - Unbound DNS for Adblock

This article introduces REDIR, aka "redirection module", an extension to Unbound DNS that I have developed for very quickly answering queries of blocked domains (ads, trackers, malware sites and etc) and requires little extra resources. For example, a fresh instance of Unbound with REDIR enabled occupies less than six Mbyte…

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USB Speed and Power in One Page

I found USB standards and related buzzwords have evolved into a state beyond my comprehension and memory over the years. Below are notes to myself and will be updated when new information is available or standards updated. If you also find them helpful, perhaps you could let me know.Data…

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Benchmark USB Flash Drives on Routers

Update Jan 28, 2019: iozone-db.txt collects benchmark results submitted by folks. Thank you. I eventually made up my mind on the choice of single-board computers (SBC) that will assist and eventually replace the role of my Asus RT-AC56U as an always-on home server. It's not a Raspberry Pi. My…

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