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Mounting truecrypt volumes on an sshfs mount

Posted 02-16-2010 at 09:53 PM by xri
Updated 02-16-2010 at 09:54 PM by xri

The task:
To mount a remote truecrypt volume locally, using sshfs.

The problem:
truecrypt /home/xri/sshfs-mounted-remote-directory/remote-truecrypt-vol /media/truecrypt1
gives an error message with "permission denied"

The solution:
a) Edit /etc/fuse.conf (or create it), and make sure it has this line:
user_allow_other
b) When mounting the sshfs remote directory, use this option
-o allow_other

...
xri
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squid - Redirect to Another Proxy cache_peer

Posted 02-16-2010 at 12:32 PM by jvaldivia

There are sometimes when you will have to forward all your proxy requests to a parent proxy, we maybe will have so many proxys on the network but what that hell.

After configure you squid proxy (I have a <a href="http://soad1982.blogspot.com/2009/07/squid-initial-set-up.html">quick start here</a>) you will just have to add a couple of lines to redirect the proxy settings.

I know squid could change sometimes the lines, so here is the version I've...
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Ubuntu is using Yahoo! now!

Posted 02-15-2010 at 10:05 AM by jaymarting (The messy world of technology)

Ubuntu is switching the default search from Google to Yahoo!

Those of you testing out the development version of Ubuntu Lucid should notice a change in Firefox very soon. The default search provider for new installations of Ubuntu Lucid and upgrades will be Yahoo! and not Google. Canonical have struck a revenue sharing deal with Yahoo! which generates income for the company. This money should help pay the wages of Ubuntu Developers employed by Canonical.

There appears...
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Shareaza: "don't play with IE"

Posted 02-15-2010 at 06:57 AM by Web31337 (In The Middle Of Nowhere [edK's blog])
Updated 02-15-2010 at 07:04 AM by Web31337

A short story about Infernet Exploiter usage in popular P2P app "Shareaza".
It was last summer, when SourceForge wasn't so bad and I was always sitting and helping on their channel @ freenode, and, also, I was a windowz user.
Persons:
_AnywhereIs_: me
Ryo-oh-ki: Shareaza developer

Local time: GMT+06 (in DST)
Channel: #sourceforge
Place: IRC.FreeNode.net
Date: June 13-14, 2009

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16:34:18 <_AnywhereIs_>...
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WWWall of shame: linux.org

Posted 02-13-2010 at 04:53 PM by Web31337 (In The Middle Of Nowhere [edK's blog])
Tags no-www, noob, www

A new category on my blog: WWWall of shame.
Dedicate to abuse of useless and stupid 'www' prefix.
Planning to update this category when I'll have something worthing of rememberance.
--
I was just typing some random URLs and got to this domain in my browser: linux.org.
It's so hardcore it won't allow me to use URL without www, telling me I'm using wrong address, www should be used, '.' is an old site. It would be better if that at least redirected me to www. domain,...
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