Author Archives: Mark Gardner

CR-6 SE Extruder Durability

I need to apologize to a filament manufacturer for blaming their filament. Turns out my stock CR-6 extruder wasn’t extruding as consistently as it once was. I took it apart and and upon closer examination demonstrated that the gears were full of ground up filament. and the spring wasn’t taught as it once was. Having […]

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Simple SSSD Configuration with eDirectory on SUSE

Two Factor Authentication is a lofty goal for any linux administrator.  If you’re lucky enough to have access to an NetIQ eDirectory server, hardware based two factor authentication is closer than you think. Tutorial on how to use SSSD (pronounced Triple “S” D) as a cross Linux platform (RHEL, SLES, Ubuntu, et. al) authentication agent […]