Pseudorandom thoughts generator.

I'm Niccolò Maggioni.
Student, geek and developer.

Recent Articles

Reducing LVM-Thin volumes in Proxmox

Extending them is easy, reducing them back... not so much.

Adding USB-C to an Arduino Pro Micro

A simple task that can still cause you some headaches.

How we hosted DanteCTF 2021

A brief tour of the infrastructure that supported the first edition of DanteCTF.

What's triggering my GitHub API rate limit?

A journey trough logs management, packet sniffing and obscure monitoring tools.

Deploying to Google App Engine with GitLab's CI

Flawless CI & CD within a single config.

Networking setup for FAUST CTF 2019

Remote A/D teams are possible with a bit of networking voodoo.

pwnable.kr #1-4

Testing grounds for CTF competitions.

Disabling touchpad's middle click in Gnome 3

No more unexpectedly pasting text as you scroll through.

Using Dell's iDRAC6 with newer Java versions

Getting "Connection failed" or nothing at all when launching the applet?

Logging DNS queries on your EdgeRouter

By using dnsmasq and patching a config you can log all your DNS queries.