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BitTorrent Labs: BitTorrent Sync - distributed peer-to-peer syncing your files without online cloud storage

Interesting for people that do not trust Cloud Storage providers: BitTorrent Labs’ BitTorrent Sync.

I’ve tried an early version, and it works “OK”. Not yet as well-integrated like for instance DropBox, but stable and fast enough. 68 more words

Power User

Daemonizing JVM-based applications

Deployment architecture design is a vital part of any custom-built server-side application development project. Due to it’s significance, deployment architecture design should commence early and proceed in tandem with other development activities. 1,112 more words


New Horizons spacecraft just one year away from reaching Pluto

(Artist concept of New Horizons spacecraft – Photo Credit: Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Southwest Research Institute)

After a long, and troublesome, 8 year journey, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft is just one year away from reaching Pluto. 421 more words


More installing Java on CentOS

from .bash_history…

sudo yum install java-1.6.0-openjdk-devel

well…where did that install to? Check out the crazy stuff @ /usr/lib/jvm/

sudo JAVA_HOME=/usr/lib/jvm/java-openjdk
export JAVA_HOME
export PATH

Linux / UNIX

IPTABLES to redirect 80 to 8080 for Tomcat

This is partially noted in some earlier posts, but the full detail is missing…

sudo /sbin/iptables -I INPUT 1 -p tcp –dport 8080 -j ACCEPT… 32 more words

Linux / UNIX

Adding user to CentOS sudoers

edit /etc/sudoers and blunt trauma a user into it:

bob    ALL=(ALL)       ALL

Quick reference:


Linux / UNIX