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jconsole remote connections

jconsole (and visualvm) can be used to attach to running JVMs, to give inform...

Peer's certificate has an invalid signature. (solved)

I used to use StartSSL for my free SSL certificates, but they expire each yea...

Plunkett and Macleane

Just been reminded what a good film Plunkett and Macleane is. It's a gritty,...

24-hour news channels

The more I see of 24-hour news, the more I dislike them. The BBC has alway...

WARNING: These drives may corrupt large files AND THIS FIRMWARE VERSION IS AFFECTED

Something made me think I'd just check that smartmontools was running on my l...

Posted on 2013-07-15 16:16

F1

Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me. After almost every F...

Posted on 2013-06-09 21:08 under rants

Exposing a soundcard on a KVM host to a guest

I'm having some trouble at the moment. I've got a KVM host, which has a so...

Cricket

Cricket is an amazing game. A lot of people find it baffling though, and thi...

Apache vs nginx?

People have been talking about nginx for a long time now. I've always stuck ...

SELinux tips

There are SELinux commands that I don't run often enough to remember, but oft...