Jack Daniels

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Aug 11

How to: Install a .deb file via the Command line?

Packages are manually installed via the dpkg command (Debian Package Management System). dpkg is the backend to commands like apt-get and aptitude, which in turn are the backend for GUI install apps like the Software Center and Synaptic. Something along the lines of: dpkg –> apt-get, aptitude –> Synaptic, Software Center But of course the …

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Jul 10

How to: Assign multiple IP addresses to one interface in Ubuntu using the Command Line Interface (CLI)?

How to: Assign multiple IP addresses to one interface in Ubuntu using the Command Line Interface (CLI)? I have been working with Ubuntu more lately and ran into the need to direct traffic going to one server (via IP) to go to a new server but I couldn’t change the client’s configuration. Because part of …

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Mar 16

UniFi – How to further customize USG configuration with config.gateway.json

UniFi – How to further customize USG configuration with config.gateway.json Obtained from: https://help.ubnt.com/hc/en-us/articles/215458888-UniFi-How-to-further-customize-USG-configuration-with-config-gateway-json Overview The file config.gateway.json is used for advanced configuration of the USG. This file allows you to make customizations persistent across provisions. When making customizations via the config.gateway.json file it is best to extract only the customizations that can’t be performed via the controller UI. …

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May 07

Changes with NginX 1.4.7 – High

Changes with NginX 1.4.7 Below are the list of changes from the 1.4.6 release of NginX to version 1.4.7 This is provided as reference only and was obtained from: http://nginx.org/en/CHANGES. This update addresses a bug fix and a security issue. Because of the security issue we rate this update of high priority. Changes with nginx 1.4.7 18 Mar …

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May 07

Changes with NginX 1.4.6 – Moderate

Changes with NginX 1.4.6 Below are the list of changes from the 1.4.5 release of NginX to version 1.4.6 This is provided as reference only and was obtained from: http://nginx.org/en/CHANGES. This update mainly provides bug-fixes which are not critical. Changes with nginx 1.4.6 04 Mar 2014 *) Bugfix: the “client_max_body_size” directive might not work when reading a request body …

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May 07

Changes with NginX 1.6 – Strongly Recommended

Changes with NginX 1.6 Below are the list of changes from the 1.5.13 release of NginX to version 1.6 This is provided as reference only and was obtained from: http://nginx.org/en/CHANGES. This update makes the development / mainline version 1.5.13 part of the stable branch. Because of this several new features are included and we highly suggest people upgrade to …

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May 07

Changes with NginX 1.7 – Low

Changes with NginX 1.7 Below are the list of changes from the 1.5.13 release of NginX to version 1.7. This is provided as reference only and was obtained from: http://nginx.org/en/CHANGES. This update includes several new Features so updating to this version is not considered urgent/critical. Changes with nginx 1.7.0 24 Apr 2014 *) Feature: backend SSL certificate verification. *) …

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May 04

General Commands Manual: mkdir

General Commands Manual: mkdir   trusty (1) mkdir.1.gz Provided by: coreutils_8.21-1ubuntu5_i386 NAME mkdir – make directories SYNOPSIS mkdir [OPTION]… DIRECTORY… DESCRIPTION Create the DIRECTORY(ies), if they do not already exist. Mandatory arguments to long options are mandatory for short options too. -m, –mode=MODE set file mode (as in chmod), not a=rwx – umask -p, –parents …

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Apr 22

Changes with NginX 1.5.13 – Moderate

Changes with NginX 1.5.13 Below are the list of changes from the 1.5.12 release of NginX to version 1.5.13. This is provided as reference only and was obtained from: http://nginx.org/en/CHANGES. This update includes several bugfixes but no critical security updates. Changes with nginx 1.5.13 08 Apr 2014 *) Change: improved hash table handling; the default values of the “variables_hash_max_size” …

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Apr 22

Changes with NginX 1.5.12 – URGENT

Changes with NginX 1.5.12 Below are the list of changes from the 1.5.11 release of NginX to version 1.5.12. This is provided as reference only and was obtained from: http://nginx.org/en/CHANGES. This update includes a security fix so it is considered an urgent update to deploy.   Changes with nginx 1.5.12 18 Mar 2014 *) Security: a heap memory …

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