Installing py3exiv2 on macOS Catalina

I’ve been working on a Python project involving accessing image metadata and needed to install py3exiv2 on my MacBook Pro. The usual Conda install py3exiv2 or pip install py3exiv2 commands were either not finding the package, or giving me the error No .egg-info directory found. Frustrated, I tried installing the package manually, and it worked….

BcacheFS Compilation and Installation on Ubuntu 20.04

BcacheFS Compilation and Installation on Ubuntu 20.04

BCacheFS is an awesome new Copy on Write (COW) filesystem created and developed by Kent Overstreet. This is a guide for installing bcachefs on Ubuntu. The filesystem has some useful features, including (from bcachefs.org): Copy on Write Full data and metadata checksumming multiple devices, including replication and other types of RAID Caching Compression Encryption Snapshots…