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Revision control and distribution of home configuration files with Bash and git

For year, I managed different copies of home configuration files over different hosts with some revision control,  but however better are modern system like git in comparison to old CVS, it would still be quite unpractical to put your whole home directory within one single repository: 507 more words


macOS New App Release - Server Ranger 1.5

Product Announcement – LibertyApp Ltd. of Belfast, United Kingdom has released Server Ranger 1.5, the latest version of the company’s website and server monitoring solution for the macOS platform. 452 more words


Former Allegro Sysadmin Accused of Planting 'Time Bomb' in Employers Database

Allegro MicroSystems LLC is suing a former IT staff for sabotaging its database using a what is referred to as a”Time bomb“.

The aim was to delete crucial financial data in the first week of the new fiscal year. 327 more words

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Trigger a remote GPUpdate without PSRemoting or PSExec

I recently enabled Windows Firewall on an unused server via GPO, but forgot to include the inbound RDP exception. This, of course, kicked me off my RDP session. 55 more words


Using networked filesystems hosted by LXC containers with Samba

For more than a decade, I used NFS on my home server to share files. I did not consider using Samba for anything but to provide Windows access to shares. 942 more words


My experience with RHCE and RHCSA exams

In one word, I can say the following:

RHCSA – Easy

RHCE – Doable

Although I have been using desktop linux , particularly Ubuntu for a while, I never had a chance to do proper system administration. 431 more words