Tagged: FOSS

Run Command Before Starting SSH Connection

This a quick hack I found while I was looking to run a knock script before connecting to servers which I have the SSH service protected with a knock sequence. In my setup I...

Speed up a MySQL restore from a dump file

This is a small snippet I found to speed up importing MySQL dumps, it’s is almost as fast as coping the DB files directly. Pre INSERT Put the commands at the top of the...

Dynamic DNS with CloudFlare

This is a simple hack I found for my self to have a “Dynamic DNS” for my home IP. I’m using CloudFlare as my name server to manage the zone file for my domain,...

Setup Xdebug for remote debug over SSH

If you have PHP application you need to debug, and there is a firewall between you and the hosting server, One can use SSH to tunnel the traffic from the remote site to the...

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Toggle Audio Output Between Several Devices

With PulseAudio one can choose the output (in PA syntax, it’s called “sink-input”) device for each audio stream, for example, I can listen to my music on my headphone (USB sound card in my...

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Make a WordPress site work on both HTTP & HTTPS

Now that Google started including sites which server under HTTPS in their ranking, and CloudFlare came out with their Universal SSL service, I was thinking to add a native SSL support to my WP...

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fail2ban + Apache

אני מעלה בכתב כאן כמה שורות של פילטרים שיצא לי להרכיב עבור fail2ban אחרי ניתוח קבצי ה-error של השרת. אולי הם גם יעזרו לאנשים אחרים. הסיבה שה-REGEX שלי טיפה מורכב יותר מהרגיל זה בגלל...