Install Grub Customizer to Manage Your Grub Bootloader

Written on November 11, 2014 – 1:58 pm | by jcannonsr |

http://ubuntuhandbook.org/index.php/2014/04/install-grub-customizer-ubuntu-1404/ To get started: press Ctrl+Alt+T on keyboard to open the terminal. When it opens, paste the commands below and run one by one: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:danielrichter2007/grub-customizer sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install grub-customizer Once done, you’re able to open this tool from the Unity Dash or application menu. Enjoy!    

Spoof a Browser in Chrome

Written on June 30, 2014 – 5:49 am | by jcannonsr |

I had a problem when using Outlook Web Access in Chrome. This extension solved the problem by choosing safari as the spoofed browser, https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/user-agent-switcher-for-c/djflhoibgkdhkhhcedjiklpkjnoahfmg With this extension, you can quickly and easily switch between user-agent strings. Also, you can set up specific URL that you want to spoof every time. Here is the reference article: […]

Tails – Online anonymity and censorship circumvention with Tor

Written on May 9, 2014 – 8:42 am | by jcannonsr |

https://tails.boum.org/ Tails is a live system that aims to preserve your privacy and anonymity. It helps you to use the Internet anonymously and circumvent censorship almost anywhere you go and on any computer but leaving no trace unless you ask it to explicitly. It is a complete operating system designed to be used from a […]

Free Website Monitoring Tools

Written on March 27, 2014 – 6:30 am | by jcannonsr |

http://www.monitis.com/free-tools Monitis™ was founded in 2006 with the goal of providing the best cloud-based, agentless monitoring product on the market. We built a talented team that supports our customer base from offices in the US, Germany and Armenia. Our all-in-one cloud and web systems monitoring is the choice of more than 150,000 users in 150 […]

pfSense – Block Spam at the Firewall with pfBlocker

Written on April 9, 2013 – 2:26 pm | by jcannonsr |

Repost: http://skear.hubpages.com/hub/How-to-Configure-pfBlocker-An-IP-Block-List-and-Country-Block-Package-for-pfSense PfBlocker is a package for pfSense version 2.x that allows you to add IP block list and country block functions to a pfSense firewall or router. PfBlocker was created to replace the functions of the IP Blocklist ,and Country Block packages. I would consider this package a must have package for anyone running […]

Backup Remote Linux Server with RSync

Written on March 22, 2013 – 3:13 pm | by jcannonsr |

http://kb.liquidweb.com/using-rsync-to-transfer-and-synchronize-local-and-remote-systems/ Rsync is a powerful tool that facilitates the transfer and synchronization of data between both local and remote systems. The article in the link above make it real simple.  

Online Network Admin Tools

Written on March 20, 2013 – 7:48 am | by jcannonsr |

http://online-domain-tools.com Online Domain Tools is a set of free tools for everyday use. We have specialized tools for network administrators, webmasters, web application developers, domain owners as well as tools useful for all Internet users. If you want to have all your tools in one place ready to use anytime Online Domain Tools is the […]

Pre-Build and Live CD Servers

Written on March 6, 2013 – 1:32 pm | by jcannonsr |

http://www.turnkeylinux.org/ Turnkey Linux is a virtual appliance library that integrates and polishes the very best open source software into ready to use solutions. Each virtual appliance is optimized for ease of use and can be deployed in just a few minutes on bare metal, a virtual machine and in the cloud. We believe everything that […]

Edit GRUB 2 Menus

Written on January 6, 2013 – 8:14 am | by jcannonsr |

GRUB Customizer, the program that lets you configure your boot menu (GRUB2 & Burg)   http://www.liberiangeek.net/2012/09/grub-customizer-3-0-released-install-it-in-ubuntu-12-04/

Need More Bandwidth – Add and Bond a Second NIC

Written on January 3, 2013 – 1:48 pm | by jcannonsr |

ubuntu – Actually this is for providing more bandwidth when using a machine as a server, such as with a clonezilla server. Here are three articles to get you started. https://help.ubuntu.com/community/UbuntuBonding http://www.fogproject.org/wiki/index.php/Bonding_Multiple_NICs http://www.ubuntugeek.com/how-to-setup-bond-or-team-network-cards-in-ubuntu-10-1010-04.html