Security related items
For a r4xx version Dell server with an iDrac6 Express controller installed.
o configure the ip interface
o configure the admin user
o test a serial console connection
I have no idea why, but postfix + ubuntu + sasl (cyrus-type) are stupidly unhappy… and honestly I’m tired it it.
Using DMCrypt to create, create an encrypted filesystem, mappable and mountable filesystem and mount same.
StartSSL offers free 1 yr SSL certs with 256-bit encryption capable for web/email/other servers. These are convenient (free!) useful and FREE! (and they work in all current browsers I use save Opera).
Someone asked how to set this up quickly and easily… the idea being:
1) you have a host somewhere on the interwebs that’s accessible via SSH and runs a squid/proxy for you
2) you have a macintosh
3) you don’t normally do unix-y things
4) you’d like a command-line quick and easy setup to allow you to proxy your traffic (web/chat) through your ssh host and sqiud
a quicky upgrade tutorial for the AP1220 series aironet wireless access-point.
So, after a period of time your GPG key will expire, if you want it to expire, that’s good news. If you happen to still be using it, not so good news. Simple un-expire instructions follow.
Work had is go over all our work from the last year looking for possible patentable things, this is the result (one result I suppose).