Technically Impossible

Lets look at the weak link in your statement. Anything "Technically Impossible" basically means we haven't figured out how yet.

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/dev/zero and /dev/random in PowerShell - Binary file generation with Set-Content

dd command*1 in UNIX reads and writes data in specified bytes or blocks at specified devices. It is used to backup of HDD or USB memory at partition or sector level, or convert from an optic medium to ISO file. Although Windows doesn't hav…

Multiple language support on Windows - input/output Japanese on English Windows.

In iOS (iPhone OS, iPad OS) and Android, Settings for Language and Region is separated. And it can easily support input/output and screen in different language as Japanese input/output on English window. Windows 10 20H2 or later can be con…

Access library or DLL with PowerShell - Add-Type and Get-Member

Abstract It is sometime less efficient to write code and compile it only for checking capability of libraries. Scripting on PowerShell can also call libraries. Example, .Net Framework library can be called with command "Add-Type". Abstract…

Look inside of unknown library or DLL - IL DASM

Abstract When using a DLL, if a list of provided properties and methods is provided, we can get an idea of what DLL provides, even without documentation. If there is not even such information, one way is to refer the information Intellisen…

Rational solution for blocking online ads - Hosts, DNS proxy, and Local DNS

Abstract Recent online advertisement is just like SPAM. heavily use of grotesquery photos improper comics in online book store ads. poor parental control Online ads somehow brings unpleasant contents as if they have pipe through parental c…

Uninstall an application of "This app has been blocked for your protection", And use case of Windows Sandbox

Abstract Installing or uninstalling an application is sometime blocked as the screenshot at the top of this post. It says This app has been blocked for your protection. This "your protection" means Microsoft Defender SmartScreen*1, and tur…

TPM 2.0 and UEFI for introducing Windows Sun Valley (Windows 11)

Abstract Install image of the operation system called "Windows 11" was leaked and its installation reports*1 have been posted since June 16.Aside from their authenticity, it looks credible information because "Windows 11" requires technica…

Rails on WSL2 + Ubuntu 20.04 LTS - Error-free installation process with minimum packages

Abstract This article introduces the installation process of Ruby on Rails. Basic process is Install packages Install Gems New Rails project and run server for operation check The characteristic part is Yarn installation. It is installed w…

Mount ISO and change its drive letter with PowerShell - Drive letter assignment to volume, not partition

Abstract Windows 10 can mount ISO file, but user can't specify drive letter in advance of mounting. Its drive letter is dynamically assigned by Windows. If specific drive letter should be assigned, assigned drive letter must be changed aft…

MID (MaXX Interactive Desktop) v2.1.1 on WSL2 + Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

Abstract IRIX is OS brought with SGI (Silicon Graphics International) workstations in 90s. And MID (MaXX Interactive Desktop) is a project to reproduce its GUI on Linux. As well as Gnome is executable on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS + WSL2, MID is als…

Gnome on WSL2 + Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

Abstract Although Microsoft supports Linux GUI application at the next version of WSL, Windows user can enjoy Linux GUI with X server on Windows at the current version of WSL.This article introduces step-by-step process below to launch min…

Run any Linux distribution on WSL - Case: Clear Linux OS and its Gnome desktop

Abstract tar file exported from Docker container can be imported to WSL2. In this way, you can enjoy Linux distributions not provided in Microsoft Store, as alpine, archilinux, CentOS, Clear Linux OS, etc.This article introduces step-by-st…