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Change NIC Name on Mint

$ ifconfig
enp3s0    Link encap:Ethernet  HWaddr e8:11:32:2d:43:f2  
          UP BROADCAST MULTICAST  MTU:1500  Metric:1
          RX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
          TX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
          collisions:0 txqueuelen:1000 
          RX bytes:0 (0.0 B)  TX bytes:0 (0.0 B)

lo        Link encap:Local Loopback  
          inet addr:127.0.0.1  Mask:255.0.0.0
          inet6 addr: ::1/128 Scope:Host
          UP LOOPBACK RUNNING  MTU:65536  Metric:1
          RX packets:209 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
          TX packets:209 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
          collisions:0 txqueuelen:1 
          RX bytes:17092 (17.0 KB)  TX bytes:17092 (17.0 KB)

wlp2s0b1  Link encap:Ethernet  HWaddr 00:1b:b1:ac:50:4d  
          inet addr:192.168.111.102  Bcast:192.168.111.255  Mask:255.255.255.0
          inet6 addr: fe80::5d55:d09:d091:db05/64 Scope:Link
          UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST  MTU:1500  Metric:1
          RX packets:2231 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
          TX packets:1463 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
          collisions:0 txqueuelen:1000 
          RX bytes:2710207 (2.7 MB)  TX bytes:139432 (139.4 KB)
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PPTPd Server on Debian

PPTP Server

Install & config

$ sudo aptitude install pptpd

$ sudo nano /etc/pptpd.conf

localip 192.168.222.1
remoteip 192.168.222.100-200,192.168.222.245
$ sudo nano /etc/ppp/pptpd-options

ms-dns 192.168.222.1
ms-dns 8.8.4.4
nobsdcomp

noipx
mtu 1490
mru 1490
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Experience Better Sound in Linux with the Asus Xonar DX Sound Card

📅 January 13, 2017
So, you have finally constructed your ultimate tower of silicon greatness featuring quad SLI, NVMe storage, 4TB SSD data, 4K monitors, the latest multi-core CPU, maxed out RAM, and… 5,043 more words

Linux

Adding USB 3.1 to Linux

📅 January 10, 2017
Linux supports USB 3.1 in the kernel. Why not show Linux some love and give it the hardware to use?

‘Tis a pity, but USB 3.0 is slow. 1,875 more words

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TestDisk recovery unknow partition

testdisk recovery unknow partition

$ sudo aptitude install testdisk
$ sudo testdisk

http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/TestDisk

Linux Mint

Resumed Linux support

January 7 I resumed Linux support due to the demand for support because of the End Of Life of Linux Mint 13 LTS, Ubuntu LTS versions 12.04 and Windows Vista. 62 more words

Linux

Linux Mint 18.1 Is Now Available

Linux Mint 18.1 is now available. “As with other versions of Linux Mint 18.1, this version is based on Ubuntu 16.04 and offers support until 2021. 37 more words

Tweaks & Updates