Blog: https://blog.chirathr.com/ Portfolio: https://chirathr.com/ For quite some time, I wanted to use a custom domain to host my blog. After reading about various ways to host a blog, I decided to use Jekyll and GitHub. I used a simple theme called Hyde, and as per the instructions, all I needed to do was to fork the repo and…… Continue reading Switching from WordPress to Jekyll
Learn to setup a Maven(Java) project in IntelliJ IDEA with dependencies Selenium and TestNG.
Open a new tab in browser using selenium.
This year I decided to participate in Google Summer of Code and the organization I choose to work with was Debian. Even though I didn’t get selected I got to meet some amazing people who helped me become a great contributor. And the fun part was that I learned quite a lot in a very short…… Continue reading Preparation for Google Summer of Code with Debian.
I was introduced to Linux when I joined the FOSS club of my university back in 2014. I started with Ubuntu but after a while, it seemed to be less exciting. So I started exploring other options and ended up trying Fedora, Kubuntu, Neon KDE and Linux Mint. All of them were really good, but…… Continue reading Contributing to Debian Distro Tracker
Building the Picar for my undergraduate project was a fun experience. It involved learning about electrical connections, reading the documentation of various parts, soldering, cutting and a lot of trial and error. The whole process took almost a month as I had to research about the parts, and order them online. Driving system The first…… Continue reading Building the Picar
I have been searching for a fix for the wifi problems in my HP Pavillion ab-028tx. It’s having a Realtek rtl8723be Wifi Card. For a long time, there was no perfect driver for this device. I tried many drivers and none of them fixed the disconnection and low wifi range problems. At last, I found…… Continue reading Installing realtek rtl8723be driver for Ubuntu, Debian or Fedora