This is a solution how to enable single-click Torrent streaming (view without download) in Linux. First, install Node.js and Peerflix: Then, create a helper script, let’s call it ~/stream.sh: Add executable permission: Right-click a .torrent file in a file browser. Do Open With and choose the stream.sh script. Next time, the option… Read More »
This is the second time I step into this crap. Let’s save some handy commands for the future. After updating the distribution of my Ubuntu Server box, the ZFS kernel module is missing. I get the following error during the upgrade: configure: error: *** Please make sure the kmod spl devel <kernel> package for your… Read More »
Works, tested with Ubuntu server 12.10
I have updated my automatic backup system. The main difference from my previous post is that the backup server is now responsible for pulling the data from remote PCs
Symptoms: after changing hardware (motherboard, NIC, virtual machine setup etc.) network connections are no longer available. ifconfig does not list the connections, although the adapters are displayed by ifconfig -a. ifup eth0 returns “Ignoring unknown interface eth0=eth0.”
The following terminal command will recursively convert .EPUB books in the current directory to Kindle MOBI format. The original files are kept. The ebook-convert program is part of calibre package (in Ubuntu and similar, run sudo apt-get install calibre).
The Nikto scanner came up with this minor ‘hole’: + The anti-clickjacking X-Frame-Options header is not present The rationale behind Anti-Clickjacking is described in http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-ietf-websec-x-frame-options-00 and http://security.stackexchange.com/questions/13341/security-issues-using-iframes To enable the header in Apache: 1) enable mod-headers module, if not enabled yet. Command: 2) add line “Header always append X-Frame-Options SAMEORIGIN” to /etc/apache2/httpd.conf 3) restart Apache… Read More »
Since I’m starting to host this blog myself, I need to test the security of my web server. My first search ended up with Nikto scanner tool (http://hackertarget.com/nikto-tutorial/). It is very easy to run and completes the scan in less than 10 minutes. The scan is by no means complete and more tools will be… Read More »