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

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

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

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

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 - 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