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SpiderOak & Security.

Decided to drop Dropbox (pun intended :-) ) Insecure. Not that I have any secrets to store, but I am entitled to a little privacy. It’s not a privilege, it’s a basic human right. 212 more words

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ownCloud does it again!

In a previous post, I mentioned that a simple ownCloud 8 (Community) upgrade will reset your server’s .htaccess file to the default settings. If you’ve modified it to allow for larger file uploads, you’ve been reset to 512MB. 52 more words

Check spelling on multiple LaTeX files using multiple languages

Consider that you have several directories and sub-directories, e.g., the organization of a thesis document in which each chapter has its own directory and several .tex files. 304 more words

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Whisker Menu Xfce 4.8

The Xfce main menu is quite basic & without directly editing the code, quite hard to change. While researching this, I came across references to the Whisker menu. 118 more words

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Intro....

I have been using Linux for about 12 years. Currently I am running Debian Wheezy Xfce for my main use, I also have Debian Wheezy KDE and a laptop running Arch KDE. 15 more words

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vsftpd , Server sent passive reply with unroutable address

to resolve this

edit the file /etc/vsftpd.conf

add these lines

connect_from_port_20=YES
pasv_enable=YES
pasv_addr_resolve=YES
pasv_min_port=4242
pasv_max_port=4243

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Install Vsftpd to configure FTP server to transfer files on debian

$ apt-get install vsftpd

$  vi /etc/vsftpd.conf

# line 23: change( disable anonymous )

anonymous_enable=NO

# line 26: uncomment

local_enable=YES

# line 29: uncomment

write_enable=YES… 77 more words

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