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OpenBSD

Creating secure wireless access points with OpenBSD and OpenVPN

Post date: December 13, 2005, 18:12 Category: Network Views: 7937 Comments
Tutorial quote: You know how insecure 802.11x wireless networks are. In this article we'll create an OpenBSD-based secure wireless access point that prevents unauthorized access and encrypts every packet using a VPN tunnel. OpenBSD is one of the most secure operating systems available, is easy to use, and includes almost everything you need for this project in the base installation.
Unix+clones

Create Incremental Snapshot-style Backups With rSync And SSH

Post date: August 29, 2006, 16:08 Category: Network Views: 3192 Comments
Tutorial quote: As neither human nor computers are perfect (humans err / computers may fail) it is quite obvious that a good backup system will prevent from too much damage once the computer may go down. This could be either because the harddrive is failing or because of hackers or because you accidentally deleted something important.

In this tutorial I will show you how to automate backups automatically in an incremental snapshot-style way by using rSync.
Linux

Using iptables to rate-limit incoming connections

Post date: December 16, 2005, 22:12 Category: Network Views: 3493 Comments
Tutorial quote: There are times when you have to allow arbitary incoming connections, when you are travelling for example.

In these situations you can open up your system to allow incoming connections and be the target of a dictionary attack - literally a machine trying to connect and login over and over again using usernames and passwords from a dictionary.

In this situation you can create a collection of firewalling rules which will deny access from remote clients who attempt to connect "too many" times.
Fedora

Installing MyDNS & MyDNSConfig 3 On Fedora 10

Post date: May 24, 2009, 11:05 Category: Miscellaneous Views: 3462 Comments
Tutorial quote: In this tutorial I will describe how to install and configure MyDNS and MyDNSConfig 3 on Fedora 10. MyDNS is a DNS server that uses a MySQL database as backend instead of configuration files like, for example, Bind or djbdns. MyDNSConfig is an easy to use web-based interface to MyDNS. MyDNSConfig can create all types of DNS records that are available in MyDNS and adds features like user management and access privileges.
Unix+clones

Cacti installation

Post date: November 8, 2006, 05:11 Category: Network Views: 10875 Comments
Tutorial quote: Cacti is a complete frontend to RRDTool, it stores all of the necessary information to create graphs and populate them with data in a MySQL database. The frontend is completely PHP driven. Along with being able to maintain Graphs, Data Sources, and Round Robin Archives in a database, cacti handles the data gathering. There is also SNMP support for those used to creating traffic graphs with MRTG.
Debian

Scheduled Backups With Rsyncbackup On Debian Etch

Post date: April 13, 2008, 12:04 Category: Miscellaneous Views: 3199 Comments
Tutorial quote: This document describes how to set up and configure rsyncbackup on Debian Etch. Rsyncbackup is a Perl script that cooperates with rsync. It is easy to configure and able to create scheduled backups (partial and incremental backups).
Ubuntu

Stealth Checking Xbox 360 Games With abgx360 and Nautilus

Post date: June 29, 2009, 09:06 Category: Software Views: 10976 Comments
Tutorial quote: If you’re like me, you’ve jumped through a million hoops to get abgx360gui working. But you can only get the command line interface working. No problem, we’ll create a script for Nautilus to easily launch abgx360 to check your Xbox 360 games.

Unix+clones

Create your own init.d scripts

Post date: November 11, 2007, 05:11 Category: System Views: 7635 Comments
Tutorial quote: Have a Linux executable that you would like to run as a daemon? Making your own init.d scripts can be a bit tricky, but I can help you out.

The directory /etc/init.d/ is a location on a Linux file system that contains scripts for changing init states.

For details on Linux run levels look here.

The run levels that are most important to us are 2, 3 and 5.

VERY basic sample init.d script (Replace italics respectively):
Debian

Xen Cluster Management With Ganeti On Debian Lenny

Post date: March 3, 2009, 12:03 Category: Installing Views: 3887 Comments
Tutorial quote: Ganeti is a cluster virtualization management system based on Xen. In this tutorial I will explain how to create one virtual Xen machine (called an instance) on a cluster of two physical nodes, and how to manage and failover this instance between the two physical nodes.
Debian

Xen Cluster Management With Ganeti On Debian Etch

Post date: September 16, 2007, 21:09 Category: Miscellaneous Views: 3171 Comments
Tutorial quote: Ganeti is a cluster virtualization management system based on Xen. In this tutorial I will explain how to create one virtual Xen machine (called an instance) on a cluster of two physical nodes, and how to manage and failover this instance between the two physical nodes.
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