Month: April 2014

How to install GD on Ubuntu

This little tidbit is a life saver! sudo apt-get install libgd2-xpm-dev

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SSH into machine without password

Being a sys admin I’m constantly logging in and out of machines to perform actions and maintaining a list of passwords, let alone being able to access those passwords for a two second job is a pain in the ass

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Self Signed SSL Certificate

When it comes to creating a SSL cert for testing, the best way is to roll your own. Follow these instructions and you’ll have your CRT file in no time. openssl genrsa -des3 -out website.key¬†2048 openssl req -new -key website.key

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Hello world! Again!

I’m in the process of updating my website and will be bringing across my old content when I get a chance. Thanks to everyone for your support!

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