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Android Trongle S3 (Amlogic s905x) – Backup, Root and dual boot Armbian Linux

I recently purchased my first Android Tv box in order to experiment with a Linux installation. For £39.99, I picked up a Trongle S3 from Amazon which has an AMlogic s905x quad core Cpu, 2gb ram and 16gb eMMC storage. It came packaged with a 5v power adapter, Hdmi cable and an IR remote control. The hardware specs appear to…

SSIS – Error 0xC020200E – Cannot open the datafile “PathToFile”

This error presented itself when attempting to run an SSIS package that needed to write to a file share across the network to another server. The package worked when executed using my local account from Visual Studio but not when invoked from a stored procedure or via SQL Server Agent. A fully qualified UNC path was being used. The Agent job Owner…

X2Go Connection Failure – Failure negotiating the session in stage ‘7’

X2Go is my favourite remote desktop solution for Linux, mainly because its so responsive. Hopefully I’ll write up a quick How To on getting it setup soon, but for now, here’s an issue I’ve just overcome after a couple of days of stress!   Issue SSH connection to my home server was working fine but X2go had stopped working. This…