Conrad Wood

Conrad Wood is an independent consultant for Information Technology and Telecommunications.
Most clients are startups and small to medium sized businesses (10-300 employees) in UK and Germany.
Focus is on finding new ways to use technology and invent new ways of doing 'something'. (Which is way I often work with startups, and why I enjoy doing so)

Special Offer:

First consultation is entirely free of charge - no catch.
Contact: +44 (0) 207 099 4804 / +49 (0) 30 51 300 021
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Downloads (Open-Source projects)

A (read-only) caching fuse filesystem "lfcache" here

rtmpdump patch to support sock4 "authentication":
If you want to use rtmpdump with socks4 authentication, for example, for get_iplayer to view BBC programmmes, then here is a patch to add authentication to rtmpdump.

redmine cli
Download Redmine CLI
little CLI tool and library to use redmine in scripts and automation processes

Profitbricks API Java CLI & Library
PBJCli Readme
Download PBJCli
java bindings for profitbricks soap api - NOT supported by profitbricks

The java api is a simplified and unified encapsulation of the profitbricks SOAP api. the javadoc can be found here
partgrow Readme
Download partgrow source
partgrow source code - tool to automatically extend last partition on disk

This tool automatically (i.e. unattendedly) extends the last partition on a disk to its maximum size.
Because I often work with virtual machines which are created from a disk image. The disk is resized, but the partition table of the image needs to be adjusted on first boot. I was fed up doing this by hand each time a machine boots...
And many other opensource libraries and tools I accumulated over the years but which don't have a nice description in html...
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