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This is Carlo Capocasa's old school personal web site. You will find all kinds of useful stuff here that he found worth sharing. If it's not coherent that's because he's a broad dude with a buckload of interests and stuff he does. Some of it is mainly here to be googled.

Carlo Capocasa is a DevOp*, musician and inventor

Carlo likes to be very informal. That doesn't mean he's not a pro. Actually, he finds the combination very attractive.

*A DevOp is a Frankensteinian creation combining a software developer and systems admininistrator in one person

Contact Information

Carlo is best reached by email at carlo - at - capocasa - dot - net

He contributes to Stack Overflow and is on GitHub. He's also on Facebook and Google Plus.


Carlo has some projects going on.

Realtime Kernels




Various niche writings that are useful in a small set of circumstances. These are mainly here to be googled.

Best work ist printed bold

Power-using linux

Linux with a command line is incredibly powerful to avoid using your precious cognitive abilities to navigate around folders and find the right button for the right program. It's also a pain in the nose to set up right. These articles help.


This section contains various Tips & Trick he has discovered over the years.

Symfony 1.4

Symfony 1.4 may be considered legacy, but yet it is a pretty good system and very expandable and usable. Also, it was frequently used to create large web applications that may still require years of maintenance. This documents various efforts to keep it usable and fresh.


Frontend Hell. It has gotten much better over time.




These are various tips to get various things to run, mostly desktop linux and messing with the Raspberry Pi.

Music on Linux

Linux is the platform of choice for music, if you can do a little tech. Here are tips.


Carlo Capocasa uses the SuperCollider music server and music programming language to get things done that sound.

Music Marketing


Carlo has not released any of his own music yet because he is so focused on music programming in his spare time. This section is here regardless, for motivation.

Hey! Carlo! This section is empty! Move faster!!!

Just For Fun