Jon-Michael Deldin

BMX, bike trials, & software from the Pacific Northwest

Recent Posts

Freewheel Burning

At the end of February, I converted my commuter bike to a fixed-gear via a flip-flop hub as an experiment, but I just reverted back to a freewheel after almost 90 miles of riding. Here’s what I learned:

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Bluetooth Disappears on Wake

Another day, another mysterious Linux issue in the middle of the workday. I woke my laptop up from sleep to find I had no Bluetooth. After restarting the service “successfully”, I still had no controllers (i.e., my speakers) in bluetoothctl. After a lot of digging, I found this ArchLinux post that blocked and unblocked bluetooth, and sure enough, it worked! Turning it on and off again is still a valid solution.

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