Hi! I'm Kittywhiskers!

I love making new repos…

My latest (sort of) projects are ffmpegScripts and ramen, on a squeaky clean hackintosh

Recovering my Windows installation after clearing the partition table

Recovering my Windows installation after clearing the partition table
After using diskpart's clean without understanding what it does, I was able to figure out how to get my installation back without a clean install!
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Switching from Windows 10 LTSC to Windows 10 Enterprise without reinstallation

Switching from Windows 10 LTSC to Windows 10 Enterprise without reinstallation
The latest version of Windows 10 LTSC (as of this writing) is on Version 1809 but applications like Microsoft PowerToys Run and WSL2 need Version 1903 or higher, whats an admin gotta do?
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What I’ve been up to

What I've been up to
Hey! I mostly write the blog as a repository of stuff I’m interested in and to write things about it but I noticed that I didn’t write a lot recently…
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Datamoshing with Ableton Live and modern plugins using sox and convert

Datamoshing with Ableton Live and modern plugins using sox and convert
Back in school, my first introduction to datamoshing started with posts I read online about using Audacity to use their in-built audio effects. I never really did much with that information until now, I’ve been busy working on ffmpegScripts and finally decided to write some scripts for datamoshing and try it with more modern plugins
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Digging around the developer softwarecatalog dump for macOS Big Sur: The Conclusion

Digging around the developer softwarecatalog dump for macOS Big Sur: The Conclusion
After remaining stuck with files from an obscure archival format, StackExchange comes to the rescue and leads the way to finally (somewhat) extracting macOS Big Sur’s root directory
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Digging around the developer softwarecatalog dump for macOS Big Sur

Digging around the developer softwarecatalog dump for macOS Big Sur
At WWDC 2020, Apple announced its next evolution in the macOS line with a transition phase that reminisce the days of the PowerPC transition phase. With Universal Binaries, Rosetta and an ugly QuickTime icon, Big Sur has introduced changes in the way their installers are structured. Let’s see what they are.
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Setting up an encrypted Time Machine backup stored in the cloud

Setting up an encrypted Time Machine backup stored in the cloud
Setting up my cloud-synced encrypted Time Machine backup after a faulty kext caused my system to crash
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Disabling Apple’s undocumented phone-to-home feature on my macOS Install

Disabling Apple's undocumented phone-to-home feature on my macOS Install
macOS Catalina brings with it stricter notarization requirements and a notorious addition to syspolicyd, an undocumented phone-to-home feature that informs Apple about scripts and binaries that you run
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Attempting to shift my physical Manjaro install to VMWare Fusion

Attempting to shift my physical Manjaro install to VMWare Fusion
My attempt at performing a physical-to-virtual conversion of an ext4 partition (an unsupported FS on macOS) without a partition table, reinstalling GRUB on a dedicated boot virtual disk altogether and getting it to boot within the VM, all without any downtime
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