Technology

Kurobox Restore

**** Procedure to restore iNAS ***** Dis-assemble the Kurobox and place a new SSD / SATA drive Start the machine and wait until power LED blinks Hit start button twice this will take

07 January. 2012 1 min read
Technology

Extend life-time on CF cards based file system

Extend Life-time on CF cards I use Smoothwall on a VIA custom server with 4 NICs. This board can accomodate only CF cards. One of my observation CF cards lasted just 5

02 January. 2012 1 min read
Technology

Setup a NFS server and client

HOWTO: Setup a NFS Server & Client In this tutorial, outlines the steps involved in setting up a NFS server & client. Typically this will be used to mount shares on

02 January. 2012 1 min read
Technology

Disable IPV6 in ubuntu

Here are few methods to disable IPV6 in UBUNTU Edit Modprobe You need to edit the aliases file using the following command sudo vi  /etc/modprobe.d/aliases Find the line: alias net-pf-10 ipv6 change to alias net-pf-10 off If

25 December. 2011 1 min read
Technology

Setup a LDAP server

LDAP stands for Lightweight Directory Access Protocol. This allows to setup a centralized user, domain authentication. I have defined my LDAP server as PDC - 192.168.0.20 and would manage the domain

20 December. 2011 3 mins read
Basic Linux Commands

How to create a favicon for website

Here I will outline the steps to create a favicon icon. I am using debian lenny distribution on Kurobox. Step1: Convert the JPEG image into PNG $ convert DSC04518.JPG  -resize 32x32 favicon.png Step2:

08 January. 2011 1 min read