Ask scottlinux: How to Learn Linux? | Sometimes I am asked how to learn more about Linux. This is a difficult question as this is different for everyone. Here are some things that helped me!
OSSEC Host-based Intrusion Detection [Book] | [Plug] I served as a technical reviewer of a great text on OSSEC. If you are in the security or netsec field, I strongly recommend picking up a copy of this book.
Getting Started with LilyPond in Ubuntu or Debian Linux | LilyPond is the great open source music typesetting app. I’ll show you how to get started with LilyPond in Debian or Ubuntu Linux!
301 Redirect in Apache with RedirectMatch | Part of mod_alias is something called RedirectMatch. This is a better way to do 301 redirects or other types of redirects than using mod_rewrite for better performance.
How to Setup bitcoin Wallet Headless on Debian or Ubuntu Linux | It is pretty easy to get started with bitcoin all via the command line, including creating your bitcoin wallet. Here is a quick how-to!
How-to Configure SSL Certificate Chain for Nginx | nginx is a little different from apache when it comes to ssl certificates. I’ll show you how it works!
Block Geo-Region List of IPs with ufw in Linux | Say for instance you wish to block IP ranges by region such as blocking China. This is easy to do with one spiffy website and ufw in Ubuntu or other Linux distros. I’ll show you how!
sudo rm -rf / [video] | For science…
How to Run cron job as Regular non-root User | Instead of putting all of your server’s cron jobs as root, consider having them in a regular user’s crontab. This is better for security reasons as well as good general practice. I’ll show you how!