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Welcome to panisch.com

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Synchronize KeePass without conflicts

Synchronize a KeePass database across all your devices with Syncthing instead of Dropbox.


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KeePass is an open source tool to store all your passwords. You only need to remember your master password for KeePass and store trillions of individual passwords for each of your accounts. To have all your passwords at hand, you probably want the KeePass database (where all your passwords are stored) on all your devices (phones, laptops, PCs, tablets, etc.). To do so, you can synchronize them. Here is how you can do it, but be aware of the limitations below.

Static websites with Hugo

The fast open-source static site generator Hugo.


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Hugo is a fast and flexible open-source static site generator written in the computer language Go. Basically, it’s a simple program to quickly build websites like this. It is static, which means you can not interact with it yourself besides read information. You can’t POST your own stories or comments on this website. It’s less interactive, but it’s much easier to maintain, to update, and it’s very secure. There are also many design themes available (many for free,…

Starting my new blog

All about my new website and a fresh start.


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Today I start a new blog. This is actually the third generation of my blog. First I started with the PHP framework Joomla (2009), then I moved to WordPress (2011) and now ended up with the static-only site generator Hugo. It seems I am getting minimal also with my tech.

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Hey there! My name is Patrick and I live and work in Stuttgart, Germany. I write about IT and technology, climate and life, travel stories and I might show you a nice photograph here and there. Enjoy the blog! PS: Ändere die Sprache auf Deutsch, wenn du magst, in der oberen rechten Ecke.