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sendmail server at port 25

Posted 08-21-2012 at 09:17 AM by ted_chou12
Updated 08-21-2012 at 09:55 AM by ted_chou12

borrowed from: https://n00bsys0p.wordpress.com/2010...r/#comment-366
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Hi folks!!

I almost canít believe how long itís been since I last posted anything on here! Iíve learnt loads, so undoubtedly Iíll be making a few new posts in the near future! Anyway, on with the postÖ

Setting up Sendmail in a full install of Slackware 12+ (Iíve not tried it in any previous versions) is as easy as 123Ö Just su to root, and enter the
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What I've Learned from TagFS

Posted 08-20-2012 at 02:47 PM by 2ck

Salut!

I'm sharing this only because some might find it to be encouraging.

Latest post from my other blog: http://icantfindagoodnameforthis.blo...rom-tagfs.html
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Step 1: Login

Posted 08-20-2012 at 01:59 PM by kbscores

So this weekend I was doing some research on limiting remote logins. There are so many ways to login to a system the easiest way is just to block everything and then allow essential protocols through. Most common way to access a Linux system remotely is through SSH.
I always thought that getty was used in conjunction with SSH for logging into a system, but it is not. Silly me. So how it works is getty is first checked by init, if everything looks good init spawns a getty process for each...
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You are yet to get it all

Posted 08-20-2012 at 08:44 AM by leosubhadeep

There was a period of around 12 years, I used Windows-based system, even a HTC handheld with Windows installed. I thought, and perhaps think even now, that Microsoft treats you as a teenager and act like a 'big bro' which is good when your primary business is not with devices. Linux, on the other hand, gives you more credit than Windows do. The main reason of my being with Windows platform was I focused on productivity, keeping aside my self customized environment.

Nowadays I work
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Dell Inspiron 1525 BIOS update Debian

Posted 08-19-2012 at 09:06 AM by jere21
Updated 09-02-2012 at 07:27 AM by jere21

Based on http://www.ducea.com/2007/08/27/dell...tes-on-debian/, which goes a bit more in detail. Basically I just copied the relevant parts. Thanks!

Dell's official Linux support labelled OMSA currently only works for rpm based distros, but not for Debian. So do it manually

Install smbios packages:
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ii  libsmbios-bin   2.0.3.dfsg-1.1   Provide access to (SM)BIOS information -- utility binaries
ii  libsmbios2      2.0.3.dfsg-1.1   Provide
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