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IPCop shutdown with power button

Posted 08-22-2006 at 10:23 AM by trainpic

I recently installed ipcop on an older Gateway desktop to firewall our new broadband connection. This computer has no keyboard, monitor or mouse. So, without logging remotely, how do you implement a clean shutdown??

I found a clever hack on a german IPCop forum. (Hooray for Google Translate).

Add the following lines to /etc/rc.d/rc.local:
<!--break-->
Code:
if grep -q "^button" /etc/modules; then
  head -1 /etc/acpi/event | grep
...
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Creating my Gentoo System

Posted 08-22-2006 at 06:01 AM by tp11235

I used to have SuSE system that I was very happy with - it was a lot faster and more reliable as a webserver than Windows. However, there was a lot of stuff on there that my old PC (P3-450) could not use and was probably slowing it down.

I tried to use the LiveCD install disk from Gentoo, it booted but assumed my Voodoo3 graphics card was Voodoo4 and tried to drive my monitor at 75Hz. The poor old monitor kept resetting and I cannot afford a new one yet. I know that I shall be able...
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Slackware Linux 10.2 doubt

Posted 08-20-2006 at 09:46 PM by jooona

I don't even know if im asking in the correct place
but I'm more than desperate !!

I just installed slackware linux, and everything gone alright
but at the moment on restarting my pc I found that kernel loads pretty good
and everything


But... there is an annoying momment that linux asks me for an internet password ??
wft ?
I didn't configure any network at all ????
why am I asked for an internet password if i even didnt...
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Wireless security and MITM

Posted 08-20-2006 at 01:26 PM by taupist

<div class="alt1">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Most of us have heard of "Man In The Middle" attacks, one form that MITM takes is this:
<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; You go into a coffee shop that has a WAP and log on, pretty soon a guy comes in and sits down a few tables away from you. When he logs on (unknown to you), he activates a virtual WAP. This is possible with the Atheros wireless...
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just another linux blog (JALB)

Posted 08-19-2006 at 08:00 AM by suchi

http://linuxhackerbox.blogspot.com

Common problems found in linux, by newbies !
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