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Jul
20
accepted dnsmasq without altering /etc/hosts file manually
Jul
20
comment dnsmasq without altering /etc/hosts file manually
linux clients, for now i can force sending a name with dhclient -H , but that isn't seeming to fix the issue. i tried hostname and hostname.domain.com passed into -H
Jul
19
asked dnsmasq without altering /etc/hosts file manually
Jul
18
comment Is there a way to bypass a proxy using SCP?
corkscrew will tunnel ssh through an http proxy and is dead easy to setup.
Jul
18
comment Determining if a hard disk has been removed and data copied from it?
+1, this was my line of thought also.
Jul
15
comment Changing the order of columns displayed with `ls`
as a note regarding cut, you'd get more milage out of awk in this case. ls -al | awk '{print $3 " " $1}'
Jul
15
comment Allow SSH login but limit the user to access whole system
please search this site for similar questions, there are many.
Jul
15
comment no internet in browsers after cloning computer's MAC address to router
yes. either way, having a cloned mac on the network isnt a good idea long term. It may bridge the two interfaces anyhow.
Jul
15
answered no internet in browsers after cloning computer's MAC address to router
Jul
14
comment How can we minimize the amount of mouse clicking and key pressing?
also, dont underestimate a keyboard with seperate numpad and a trackball. does wonders for shoulders.
Jul
12
comment Can a RAID 0 be “seen” but not accessed when a drive fails?
Your data is split between the two drives in tiny chunks, so yes you can get data off the one drive, but it's unlikely to be meaningful.
Jul
11
comment How can I enable onboard graphics AND dedicated card simultaneously?
indeed, i have seen this done, but it didnt work for me on a similar system with a slightly differing motherboard.
Jul
9
awarded  Yearling
Jul
8
comment Impossible new virus
there is so much fail in this question ;-/ -- but i like it. it made my day.
Jul
5
comment Can you explain how to understand what the 'iwconfig' command displays in Ubuntu-9.04?
arg ! its in spanish, so close but yet so far.
Jul
1
comment Brace expansion : run several commands instead of expanding on one line?
i've wanted to know this for a long time, thanks ! :)
Jul
1
comment How do you detect the Indestructible TDSS botnet?
Botnets are in vogue currently, as are lame hacking / ddos stories. It's hard to say what the real threats are currently due to massive over hyping. If it does live in the MBR, it should be detected by normal anti virus soon enough, I think the "indestructible" blarb was more to do with the c&c setup.
Jul
1
comment How do you detect the Indestructible TDSS botnet?
Oh, and don't forget the scary "custom encryption", which is obviously much more encrypted than normal encryption.
Jul
1
comment How do you detect the Indestructible TDSS botnet?
it sits in the master boot record. According to the BBC article this is an area of the disk "rarely scanned by anti-virus products". That gives you an idea of the hysterical over-hyping of this.
Jun
30
comment How quickly to find the first IP available in a LAN?
for a temp solution, nmap -sP 172.16.20.0/22 | grep scan and pick an unused number