ESPHome Configurations Repo

I've created a public GitHub repo for all of the ESPHome devices I have set up here at home; hopefully you'll find them useful too! GitHub - dcmorton/esphome-configsContribute to dcmorton/esphome-configs development by creating an account on GitHub.GitHubdcmorton…

AS204610 Info Site

To go along with my IPv6 stuff, I created a site for my autonomous system that other network operators can use to learn more about my system and contact me with any questions. AS204610.net…

Office Update

I recently got the neat Unix Feuds, Unix Magic, and Unix Views posters printed off myself and framed so that I could post them on my wall: Overall they came out well; I used Costco to make the 20x30 prints and simple poster frames to frame them. You can download…

Tech Deep Dive - IPv6 at Home

For those interested in the technical steps/details of how I got IPv6 running at home, this is the post for you. 1. Create a RIPE profile and associated entries You'll need to create a RIPE profile on RIPE Access; after creating and verifying your profile you should create person,…

Adding IPv6 At Home

Unfortunately my primary ISP at home still doesn't offer native IPv6 (major bummer in 2022) and has even set up CGNAT (having to pay extra for a static IP to get around this). I decided that I wasn't going to wait for them to get IPv6 figured out and was…

Home Automation Updates

Over the last 6 months or so I've added lots of different automations and devices around the house... All of this is definitely still a work in progress but look here for various updates of what I've been doing and guides on how to do it yourself.…

Red Hat Certified Architect - Finally

Finally am able to post this; it's been many years(!) in the making. Sadly the enjoyment doesn't get to last too long as I need to start renewing a number of my certs over the next year.…

International Dialing with Twilio and FreePBX

Just some quick notes on how I went about getting International Dialing working with my personal FreePBX server and a Twilio Elastic SIP Trunk. Twilio requires E.164 formatted numbers [https://support.twilio.com/hc/en-us/articles/223179888-How-do-I-dial-international-numbers-with-Twilio-] so both the outbound route and the outbound trunk must be configured…