This week I needed to set up a very simple web app. I’ve ended up looking at Python to wire up some cgi scripting to an otherwise static html/js “website”. For the #poc I installed the Debian network install ISO into a virtual box VM… Installing NGINX… apt-get install nginx service nginx status service nginx… Continue reading Simple CGI Web App Testing setup with Python-CGI and NGINX/uWSGI
I have had need for this more often than I would like of late, it is a nice and quick way to reset the root password if you can’t remember, or the person who had it isn’t around any more. You need access to the actual console of course, physical access or a remote KVM.… Continue reading root user password recovery / resetting on Debian/GNU based linux systems
Got this error today when I browsed to my Joomla site, which I had just imported from elsewhere.
I recently needed a sed-like script for a web based perl app doing to internally convert request ports and came across some interesting print code in the process of testing it
Trying to run vnc-server recently on a debian system, I ran into the following issue:
Some of my colleagues have Apple Macs and use an application called ‘Quick Silver’ for managing frequently use application/scripts/text files/notes/ims/etc. I was impressed with what one could do with it and began looking for something similar on Ubuntu.
Ok, simple enough with an application called J-Pilot, and some sync button magic…