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Another Dopey Calculator (qt4)

Posted 06-10-2013 at 03:04 PM by rainbowsally
Updated 06-10-2013 at 04:20 PM by rainbowsally

Another Dopey Calculator

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  • Another dopey calculator

First a bit of news re. the lq libs and mc2. (mc2 is the makefile creator developed here at this blog.)

The latest version of mc2 is undergoing testing and with any luck will include a SNAZZY set of graphics routines. The uitool is very nice for quickly writing moc files ui headers, etc. Currently some of the built-ins are a bit clunky, but they are effective and easy to use, such as the...
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Oddmuse Musings

Posted 06-09-2013 at 04:17 PM by ttk (Unpopular Positions: One Geek's Take)
Updated 06-09-2013 at 04:36 PM by ttk

After a brief battle with OddMuse spambots, I found 33 regular expressions which seem to block spamming attempts .. for now. I'm glad OddMuse makes it so easy to revert updates and block spam via regular expressions.

Blocking the IP addresses of the spambots can't hurt either. I've got a little over a hundred blocked now (via "reject" rules in routing table).

This weekend I changed some things that bugged me: Instead of putting the name of the page in a...
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Lubuntu - SSH & VNC

Posted 06-09-2013 at 07:23 AM by markyd
Updated 10-16-2013 at 05:24 AM by markyd

Sunday 9th June - 21013

Spending so much time away from home (booo) means I have to get smarter and remoting into things with SSH & VNC, rather than rip off others work I will just post a link to a rather comprehensive information source:

...... when I have completed all of the above I will report back on how it went :-)
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Incremental backup using diff for BIG projects

Posted 06-09-2013 at 01:46 AM by rainbowsally
Updated 06-09-2013 at 05:52 AM by rainbowsally

Note: This blog entry will to go away soon. Another version is in the works.

Note also that having the entire files rather than just a code snippet like a patch makes it easy see as much context as you need in order to recreate a change log by looking at ONLY the files that were changed from one build to another.

KDE's 'kompare' is an excellent utility for viewing changes.

So for now, since this is a little buggy (not serious but needs tweeking), consider...
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Adding Linux client to Nagios server

Posted 06-07-2013 at 07:44 AM by kashifazizawan (Kashif Aziz Awan)
Updated 06-12-2013 at 05:33 AM by kashifazizawan (add more information)

Adding Linux client to Nagios server
Kashif Aziz Awan
June 7, 2013

Now let us add some clients to monitor by Nagios server.
Add the EPEL repository to install “nagios-plugins” and “nrpe” packages in client systems.

[root@client ~]# wget
[root@client ~]# rpm -ivh epel-release-6-8.noarch.rpm

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