Mount Drives Automatically in ubuntu

Written on December 20, 2012 – 9:00 pm | by jcannonsr |

Need to have your drives mount automatically when ubuntu starts try PySDM from the software center. http://pysdm.sourceforge.net/ PySDM is a Storage Device Manager that allows full customization of hard disk mountpoints without manually access to fstab. It also allows the creation of udev rules for dynamic configuration of storage devices

Use ubuntu Live CD as a ssh Server

Written on December 20, 2012 – 8:36 am | by jcannonsr |

My need was to have a ssh server for Clonezilla to access in a lab to pull an image. Here is what I used to setup that server using one of the lab machines. From: http://wiredrevolution.com/ubuntu/how-to-ssh-into-ubuntu-livecd In the terminal install the ssh server on your LiveCD system.

Security Testing

Written on September 12, 2012 – 7:08 pm | by jcannonsr |

http://www.backtrack-linux.org/ BackTrack is a Linux-based penetration testing arsenal that aids security professionals in the ability to perform assessments in a purely native environment.

Edit Library MARC Records for Free

Written on May 30, 2011 – 7:10 am | by jcannonsr |

http://people.oregonstate.edu/~reeset/marcedit/html/about.html MarcEdit was initially conceived in the summer of 2000, and finished largely in response to a major database clean-up project that had been planned for the Oregon State University�s electronic catalog.

Enterprise Backups

Written on May 25, 2011 – 3:33 pm | by jcannonsr |

http://www.bacula.org/en/?page=home Bacula is a set of Open Source, enterprise ready, computer programs that permit you (or the system administrator) to manage backup, recovery, and verification of computer data across a network of computers of different kinds. Bacula is relatively easy to use and efficient, while offering many advanced storage management features that make it easy […]

Recover Data Like a Forensics Expert Using an Ubuntu Live CD

Written on May 18, 2011 – 6:49 pm | by jcannonsr |

http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/15761/recover-data-like-a-forensics-expert-using-an-ubuntu-live-cd/ PDF of Article This is so good I had to repost: There are lots of utilities to recover deleted files, but what if you can’t boot up your computer, or the whole drive has been formatted? We’ll show you some tools that will dig deep and recover the most elusive deleted files, or even […]

Check Your Connection Information

Written on May 16, 2011 – 11:06 am | by jcannonsr |

http://www.whatsmyip.org/ What’s your ip, speed, open ports, etc. Also some very handy tools like password generators.

Boot with bios

Written on April 29, 2011 – 5:21 am | by jcannonsr |

http://www.plop.at/ The Plop Boot Manager is a small program to boot different operating systems. The boot manager has a builtin ide cdrom and usb driver to access those hardware without the help/need of a bios. You can boot the operating systems from harddisk, floppy, CD/DVD or from USB. You can start the boot manager from […]

Find out who is on your network with NBTscan

Written on March 1, 2011 – 10:36 am | by jcannonsr |

http://www.inetcat.net/software/nbtscan.html NBTscan is a program for scanning IP networks for NetBIOS name information. It sends NetBIOS status query to each address in supplied range and lists received information in human readable form. For each responded host it lists IP address, NetBIOS computer name, logged-in user name and MAC address. NBTscan compiles and runs on Unix […]

xml Weather Results from Google

Written on October 19, 2010 – 9:57 am | by jcannonsr |

http://www.google.com/ig/api?weather=76710 Use this api to gain xml results for a zip code from Google. Just replace with your zip code at the end.