Patrick Gaskin

Projects

dictutil

A collection of documentation and tools for working with Kobo dictionaries with a focus on simplicity and correctness.

Also includes GOTDict and Webster's 1913 dictionary ready for use with Kobo eReaders.

kobofirmware

Direct links to Kobo firmware releases, updated directly from Kobo's servers.

Also has tables of previous versions, version availability by device, and affiliate rollout status.

NickelMenu

The easiest way to launch custom scripts, change hidden settings, and run actions on Kobo eReaders.

Adds menu items to the Kobo firmware without modifying any firmware files directly by hooking the menu creation functions.

kepubify

Fast, standalone, and easy-to-use EPUB to KEPUB converter, plus seriesmeta and covergen.

kobopatch

An improved patching system for Kobo eReaders.

Supports Zlib, ARM branch instruction replacements, file overrides, symbol resolution, and more.

bootnext

A Windows tray icon to set the EFI BootNext option.

ePubViewer

Web-based EPUB viewer with dictionary, themes, search, and more.

easy-novnc

An easy way to run a noVNC instance and websocket proxy with a single binary.

Supports CIDR whitelists/blacklists, multiple hosts, IPv6, and more. Also includes a tool to connect with a local VNC client.

kbdscr

A tool to show evdev button events graphically.

BookBrowser

E-Book server supporting ePub, MOBI and PDF books.

trello-calendar-proxy

API proxy adding additional features to the Trello calendar power-up, including recurrence and event durations.

repogen

APT repository generator with a static web-based package browser.

libs

Some single-file C libraries I've created.

kobo-mods

Random mods for Kobo eReaders which aren't patches.

StackExchange/dnscontrol

A multi-provider DNS record management tool

Contributed documentation improvements, bugfixes, and the Vultr provider.

just-install

Simple automatic app installer for Windows.

Contributed the web-based custom installer builder and the automated application version and download link updater.

Posts

Changing my GitHub username to @pgaskin Installing Drone + Log Storage + DigitalOcean AutoscalerDigitalOcean Community Using and noVNC to run GUI applications remotelyDigitalOcean Community How to manage your dotfiles using Git Configuring git-credential-cache on Linux Configuring VirtualBox autostart on Linux How to get Vino VNC Server to connect properly