Brrr it is cold here in Fairbanks. They said on the news tonight that they recorded -53F at the airport this morning here in Fairbanks! Today I decided to take some time and look at some of my archived video footage. I was able to discover the earliest recorded aurora that I have ever seen. July 11th 2011 was the date. It is common to hear of the aurora in August. Not so common to hear of it in July. At some point here in the next few weeks I plan on making a few videos from this footage for the site.

  Today was also "Operation Router Rescue" I run a very extensive network on the hill. The network includes my webcams, Mt. Aurora Fairbanks creek lodge, my mom and dads old house and Skiland. My current network has 2 routers, 6 access points, 5 large wifi antennas, one IP camera, 2 wifi networks and about 10 computers. Over the years I have gathered up a bunch of routers and access points that refuse to work properly. Today I made a last ditch effort to restore as many as I could for future failure replacements. Below is a few photos of my router operations. I'm using Linux ubuntu to try to restore the firmware via tftp. More news to come soon. -Troy

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router2

JFHenderson822 - Thu 21 Oct - 21:38

Thanks for getting the cam back up Troy. I mostly use Mozilla and so far it appears to be working good.

Troy - Mon 18 Oct - 10:48

Still trying to get the webcam going with chrome

Troy - Mon 18 Oct - 10:48

Still trying to get the webcam going with chrome

Troy - Mon 18 Oct - 10:48

Still trying to get the webcam going with chrome

Myra - Sun 17 Oct - 04:41

So pretty

Troy - Sat 16 Oct - 23:00

Chrome is the problem right now. Try Firefox or safari. I’m waiting on a solution from tech support

AKPaeony - Sat 16 Oct - 22:34

Troy, I switched to Chrome and it's still squished version? Hope they have a solution. The Free version is fine with no blank spaces.

Troy - Sat 16 Oct - 21:05

Ok the issue is with chrome. Im currently waiting for them to contact me with a solution. So for the short term you can use another browser to view the cam.

Troy - Sat 16 Oct - 19:40

ok so i know the stream size issue is related to the google chrome browser. Im not sure yet how to fix it

Troy - Sat 16 Oct - 18:42

stream should be back online. Im trying to fix its size now

Troy - Sat 16 Oct - 18:17

working on the camera. it will be on in off for the next few

Troy - Sat 16 Oct - 11:14

Ok someone sent me a photo. I’m heading out of the house to help my mom. Tonight I’ll fix it. I think I have a setting wrong.

Troy - Sat 16 Oct - 11:14

Ok someone sent me a photo. I’m heading out of the house to help my mom. Tonight I’ll fix it. I think I have a setting wrong.

Troy - Sat 16 Oct - 10:10

Can you take a photo and email it fo me?

AKPaeony - Fri 15 Oct - 23:29

Hi Troy! I'm glad you got the camera back online. I did refresh the page & got the camera view. What I see is a squished version of the image in the middle. There is large blank spots on either side of the rectangle. Hope this helps.

Troy - Fri 15 Oct - 21:59

ok the Aurora image and the live camera are back online. If you get the "Event Ended" message you will need to reload the page. Please let me know if you are having problems. I'm testing new software so I'm not yet if it will work for everyone.

Troy - Fri 15 Oct - 21:49

sadly its very cloudy right now so not that great of a view

Troy - Fri 15 Oct - 21:48

ok give me a few. we should be up and going here within the hour

Troy - Fri 15 Oct - 21:48

ok give me a few. we should be up and going here within the hour

Troy - Fri 15 Oct - 21:48

ok give me a few. we should be up and going here within the hour

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