Video8 times more fun 1: battery ending and beginning?

Recently I discovered that we had a beautiful old SONY Video8 camera (CCD-V30E). We actually have it to this day. Once I got it in my possession, I was quickly disappointed, battery pack was completely dead. From supposed 8 Volts (or 6 Volts as written on the battery unit) the voltage was under 2.5 Volts. The first thing I had in mind was trying to open the battery pack.
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Configurability through obscurity 1: User wants to know your location

Have you ever edited any configuration file? If you are not using Windows or those fancy GUIs like YaST, you have probably encountered small issues with configuration files, or large. Since this is fairly large topic I will split it into multiple parts. So let’s say I need to set my ssh. So my first journey goes to /etc. Okay let’s open /etc/ssh. New file? Oh god. Fine. I can try /etc/ssh/ssh.
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