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Daily Notes in Obsidian

Obsidian is a note-taking software and knowledge base software, where the notes/files are written in Markdown. For quite a while I'm using it in my daily work. One of the cool features it has is named 'Daily Notes'.

Watch for changed files in SyncThing

For syncing files between my devices I'm using SyncThing. This tool is reliable, available on Linux, Android, Mac and iOS. And it encrypts the communication. But sometimes I want to know when files in certain directories have changed - as example in my Obsidian vault. This allows me to post-process the files.

Connect a Mac to a SMB server - as Guest

One of the things I do in our network is public drives. Every Linux system has a public 'incoming' which is mapped to the primary user of the device (if there is one, like for a laptop). And this incoming shared drive can be accessed without password. This makes it really convenient to copy files around from one laptop/user to another, or from mobile devices to laptops and vice versa, or use the printer/scanner to send the scan job directly to the laptop of the user's device.