Sherwin Martin

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Recent Blog Posts

10GB Network Between Windows 10 and Freenas

Wednesday, Feb 07, 2018

I recently picked up a pair of Mellanox MNPA19-XTR 10GB Ethernet cards from eBay for a really good price. I wanted a faster way to do back ups. Currently, I have a Synology DS1815+ as my main storage server. It has 8x 4TB configured as a RAID6. This will give me up to two drives […]

Laravel Homestead on Windows Issues

Saturday, Jan 27, 2018

I really want to use Windows and Laravel Homestead as a dev environment so that I don’t have to keep pulling out my Macbook Pro when I’m at home. I have a 2015 iMac at home but I do want to utilize the better hardware on my PC. No matter how many times I try, […]

Laravel Development on Windows 10 Using Linux Subsystem

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017

This is a guide on how to configure Windows 10 using the Fall Creators Update released in October 2017. I will be using Ubuntu for the Linux Subsystem. Ubuntu Turn on Windows Subsystem for Linux in the Windows Feature Restart Windows so it fully installs it Then go to the Windows Store app and download […]

Recent YouTubes

From iPhone 7 Plus to iPhone X - I go share the process and initial experience

We were able to preorder the iPhone X early enough and got them on release day. I got another space grey iPhone and my wife got silver. I wanted to do just a quick unboxing since there are...

New goodies - Orico USB3 enclosure, Inateck charger, Zoom H1, PDP Pixel Pals Ken Masters

I picked up a few goodies and wanted to share with you all my first impressions and experience as well as what I will be using it for. I hope you enjoy the video. Below is a list where you...

2017 Preseason Portland Trailblazers vs LA Clippers at Staples Center

We got some preseason LA Clippers tickets from Groupon. They played against the Portland Trailblazers. It was a treat to see Deandre Jordan and Blake Griffin play. It was even a greater treat...