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Slackware-14.1-DnsCrypt Proxy 1.4.3

Posted 02-08-2015 at 08:49 PM by arniekat

How To Secure DNS with DNSCrypt-Proxy. DNSCrypt-Proxy secures your communication between your computer and a DNS Resolver. This particular setup optionally caches the DNS entries within RAM, which speeds things up for DNS queries. If you want/need to cache them on your hard drive, pdnsd would be a better solution.

Source - SlackBuilds.org and ArchLinux Wiki

Compile and install:
1. ldns-1.6.17
2. libsodium-1.0.2
3. dnscrypt-proxy-1.4.3
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Slackware-14.1-Pdnsd 1.2.9a

Posted 02-08-2015 at 04:17 PM by arniekat

Pdnsd is a proxy DNS server with permanent caching (the cache contents are written to hard disk on exit) that is designed to cope with unreachable or down DNS servers (e.g., in dial-in networking).

Create the following user and group. I picked a number so as to not conflict with the uid's-gid's assigned by SlackBuilds.org

# groupadd -g 313 pdnsd
# useradd -d /dev/null -s /bin/false -u 313 -g 313 pdnsd

SlackBuilds has version 1.2.7, but I used...
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Slackware-14.1-Tor 0.2.5.10

Posted 01-10-2015 at 11:43 PM by arniekat

Source - https://www.torproject.org/about/overview.html.en

Tor allows you to use the Internet with more Privacy and Anonymity. Do a search for myip to see your IP Address and Location. Here is a website for looking at your IP.

http://www.whatismyip.com/

Tor will route your internet to one of their Servers and from there it goes out to the Internet. Grab the Source and SlackBuild for tor-0.2.5.10 from SlackBuilds.org

This script requires...
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Slackware-Current-Acer C720 Setup 1

Posted 01-07-2015 at 09:07 PM by arniekat

When you first get the Acer C720 ChromeBook, you need to turn it on and login to your Google (GMail) Account. Google Chrome is basically a Browser that operates as a Desktop. In order to do anything productive, you need to download apps from the App Store and you can't get apps without a valid Google Account. This particular tutorial will go through installing Slackware64 14.1-Current, which is at Kernel 3.14.27. In order to use the trackpad, you will need to compile a 3.17.X Kernel or above since...
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Slackware-Current-Acer C720 Setup 2

Posted 01-07-2015 at 09:05 PM by arniekat

SLACKWARE SETUP

# setup

Now, you can proceed with the Slackware64-14.1 Installation. The installation of the Full System (7.8GB of software) took 18 minutes.

When you get to the Lilo installation and you are asked if you want to add some kernel parameters, add this:

elevator=noop tpm_tis.interrupts=0 modprobe.blacklist=ehci_pci

or

elevator=deadline tpm_tis.interrupts=0 modprobe.blacklist=ehci_pci
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