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How to Setup WebDAV Based File Server Using Apache2 on Ubuntu 12.04

December 26, 2013

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​Hi fellas, after a while going to write about setting up a WebDAV based file sharing system. What’s WebDAV? Well, to make it simple it’s a protocol for read write access to the file system works in conjunction with http ​web services. Somewhat similar to ftp access. One advantage using this setup is you can […]

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Installing & setting-up ZPanel on Ubuntu distribution

October 21, 2013

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ZPanel is a free web hosting manager similar to cPanel. This amazing host manager is a will work effortlessly with Microsoft, UNIX/LINUX or Mac OSX workstations (desktop or server based). This can turn a home or professional server into a fully fledged, easy to use and manage web hosting server. All you need is a […]

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Installing OpenVPN with Shorewall in Ubuntu – Part 2

September 16, 2013

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If you haven’t go through the OpenVPN installation part, you can check in Part 1. Now we have a client connected to the server with IP address 10.8.0.17. First we need to tell server to route incoming packets destined to internet through server’s public IP. Which we call NAT. I’m using Shorewall to do the […]

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Installing OpenVPN Server with Shorewall in Ubuntu – Part 1

August 16, 2013

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Hello everyone. I couldn’t post anything recently as I got stuck with some projects. Today I’ll be covering OpenVPN installation with Shorewall in Ubuntu 12.04. This is something new I tried and it worked for me :D. On the first part I’ll go through the basic installation and getting a user connected to the server. […]

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How-To: “rm” command to empty a directory with huge file list

June 6, 2013

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Though I’m a Linux user, even I find my self trapped in such occasion when executing commands. But, I never forget that Google is my friend. I make a note to my self of whatever I find as solution. Therefore, I thought this might help somene like me to make their life easy. : D […]

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IPFire the Successor to IPCop

May 30, 2013

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Being a fan of IPCop when I was trying to download it and just for my curiosity typed IPCop vs in Google search and found something interesting, an another firewall distro called IPFire. After doing some reading I found that it’s the completed version of current IPCop which includes all the features that are inbuilt into […]

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Archive All Incoming & Outgoing Mails in Zimbra / Postfix

March 4, 2013

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My friend using Zimbra at his office asked me that if there’s any possibilities to keep all incoming and outgoing mails of all users in separate location where his boss can see the mails while users are unaware of it After few Google searches I found the solution. It basically auto bcc all inbound and […]

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Prolink PHS300 Dongle on Ubuntu

February 22, 2013

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First of all, I must admit that I’m not a geek. I started to use FOSS in 2009 just because I didn’t wanted to use pirated softwares since that would be breaching the second precept of Buddhist Five Precepts. However, recently I bought a mobile internet connection with a dongle from Etisalat. Before buying the […]

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Rsync Script With File Versioning by Date

February 19, 2013

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This script I’m using on my file server when mirroring the data from primary hard drive to backup and external hard drive. Which basically checks for the files which have been modified or deleted on primary by comparing backed up data on the backup drive and then move the unmodified and undeleted files from backup […]

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Split DNS – Explained

December 30, 2012

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In one of my previous post about setting up Zimbra mail server application, I’ve mentioned about configuring a Split DNS (local DNS) server using bind9 on server itself. In this article I’ll explain why is it important to a mail server and how it works. Before we go into detail, you should have a good […]

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