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Can’t locate LWP in @INC in CentOS?

If you are receiving an error like the one above, you may find that you receive alot of advice like:-…

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Quick and Dirty way to get azure cli installed on your linux machine

Having tried and failed at installing the azure cli using the correct method, I have found that this works on…

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How do I format very large drives in Linux?

I have recently inherited at 16TB disk array and wanted to use it to provide slower, but connected storage for…

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How do I update the passwords that my Evolution Email Client uses?

If you are running GNOME or Cinnamon, then simply type “Passwords and Keys” into the search, which should bring up…

Posted in Linux Mint Ubuntu 16.04

ownCloud keeps asking for a password when it connects

If you have installed ownCloud on an Unbuntu or Linux Mint machine and find that you have to keep typing…

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Mechanical Keyboard and Mouse combo for around £40

Have you fancied one of those mechanical keyboards that click, like all the hackers in those hacker movies. Ever since…

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DirectAdmin Server Certificate Creation

How do you add a Certificate to the server using Let’sEncrypt?   cd /usr/local/directadmin/script ./ request 4096

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Old Fashion whole disk formating

If you are using “whole-disk” mounts on your Cloud hosting i.e. /home is on /dev/sdb Then you can resize the…

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Useful checkpoint commands

fw ctl zdebug drop Shows all dropped connections cpstat fw Show various connection stats (accepted,denied,logged) with a breakdown. fw tab…

Posted in IT Linux Networking

Using tcpdump for use with Wireshark

tcpdump -i <interface> -s 65535 -w <filename>