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PnP Super Animals Card Reader Barcode Generator

In this article I attempt to decode the barcode used for PnP’s “Super Animals” cards. It was done mainly as a learning exercise, and to play some sounds for my 2 year old son with the scanner. Scroll down to the bottom if you’re only interested in the generator. Pick n Pay recently launched a … Continue reading PnP Super Animals Card Reader Barcode Generator

Grafana and InfluxDB quickstart on Ubuntu

This quickstart assumes you know how to install¬†Ubuntu and access it through a terminal (command line). EDIT: There seems to be a bug with the latest stable version of Grafana (2.6) and running on a headless system such as the one I’m describing here (Ubuntu Server). This bug causes icons not to be displayed in … Continue reading Grafana and InfluxDB quickstart on Ubuntu