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Slackware-14.1-Squid And Privoxy Secure Setup

Posted 11-02-2014 at 06:50 PM by arniekat

Squid is a Caching Proxy Server that reduces bandwidth, improves response times by caching and reusing frequently-requested web pages so you have a faster Web Experience. Privoxy is a Privacy-Enhancing Proxy. These two proxies can be chained to increase your Web Browser Security. Before you start, take a baseline reading of the information your Web Browser is allowing to leak out. Go to:

http://www.stilllistener.com/checkpoint1/test2/

This website rates your Security...
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File listing to html

Posted 11-01-2014 at 02:55 PM by peonuser
Updated 11-20-2014 at 10:55 AM by peonuser

Downlloaded some pdf files, but wanted to access them from the local server. Did not want to edit several hundred lines into an html file so I create a batch file. Then the job was done in seconds rather than hours. Learned a bit more about sed in the process.

# turn a pdf list into a usable http file for a web server.
ls *.pdf > pdflist
cut -d "." -f1 pdflist > descripts
sed -i -e 's/^/<a href=\"/' pdflist
sed -i 's/$/\"\>/'...
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ArchEX dual 64/32 bit with LXDE and kernel 3.17.1-1-ARCH

Posted 10-31-2014 at 11:47 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

WHAT IS ArchEX dual build 141031?
ArchEX 64bit/32bit dual is a new (141031) Linux live DVD based on Arch Linux. Arch motto is KISS (Keep It Simple Stupid). ArchEX uses kernel 3.17.1-1-ARCH (latest stable kernel) and the LXDE Desktop environment.

INSTALLED SOFTWARE
Among many other programs, Firefox 33.0.2, Gimp 2.8.14, Wicd and GParted – see this package LIST.

INSTALLATION to hard drive
ArchEX can easily be installed to hard drive of those who so...
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DB Cluster Utils - a Python script for managing a MySQL cluster

Posted 10-28-2014 at 05:26 AM by Pyplate

I've been working on some code to manage a cluster of MySQL servers. I'm calling it DB Cluster Utils, and you can take a look at it in Github: https://github.com/Pyplate/db-cluster-utils. I've written documentation for it which you can see at http://banoffeepiserver.com/mysql/py...ement-utility/.

It's pretty basic at the moment, but it does everything I need. I can start and stop replication, demote the master server and promote a slave, and a few other...
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ExTiX is popular (again)!

Posted 10-26-2014 at 06:10 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 10-26-2014 at 12:09 PM by exton

ExTiX 14.2 has been downloaded more than 1700 times (!?) since DistroWatch.com wrote about the new version yesterday (141025). Only from SourceForge.net. I don't know how many times people have downloaded ExTiX from the Swedish Linux Society's server.
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