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Access blocked computers with SSH tunneling port forwarding

Consider the above setup. Your computer with IP address 192.168.56.101 can access another windows computer referred to as windows jump server here. The windows jump server has two network interfaces : one with IP 192.168.56.102 and another with 10.10.1.10. Your computer can connect to windows jump server over 192.168.56.102 but has no visibility into 10.10.1.0/24 [&hellip

Install Samba on Pogoplug SD card and USB hub

Previously I wrote an article on Dedicated server for downloading torrents and monitor over WiFi. It provides a deeper look into centralized downloading application however it would be good to have this application download files into a central repository that can be shared over the network. Samba can help provide that functionality. In essence what [&hellip

Dedicated server for downloading torrents and monitor over WiFi

Today most of the downloads are done over WiFi connection in the homes. This is easy and straightforward for most of the cases where we download small files. However in case where one needs to download huge files such as as Linux distro or some other large files over torrent then WiFi download may not [&hellip

Cheapest computer and Media Center from Raspbmc Rasplex OpenElec

If you have wondered about how low the price can go on the computers then look no further than Raspberry Pi. It is the cheapest computer with Linux on it. It boasts of a USB, HDMI and an internet connection via Ethernet. It is so small that it can fit the dimensions of a credit [&hellip

Best online regex testers regular expression testers online free

Mastering Regex or regular expressions is not an easy task. It takes a lot of trial and error initially until you get a hang of it. However until one can achieve mastery over regex or regular expressions there are a number of online testers that can help you test your regular expressions. The list below [&hellip

Download Putty Connection Manager and alternatives free for windows

If you have been looking for a nice tabbed interface for your terminal connection to unix servers, then you can download putty connection manager or Superputty or Poderosa and use them for free. Putty connection manager as well others listed below are excellent tools that integrates putty. These tools provide a multiple window tabbed interface [&hellip

htaccess 301 redirect examples

Before we look at the examples of htaccess 301 redirect let us understand overall use and purpose of 301 redirects. That should allow us to use it on correct contexts. What does htaccess 301 redirect mean ? htaccess 301 redirect is a mechanism to return the 301 status code as defined in RFC 2616. According [&hellip

Linux OS server commands for hardware info performance network monitoring

Brief introduction to Linux OS server Linux provides a set of commands via terminal interface to gather hardware info as well as to monitor performance of the system. These commands are quite handy for initial set up of the system or any performance testing. Many commands can provide a large set of  information while some [&hellip

How to Run Linux on Windows without virtualization

What is virtualization Virtualization is a mechanism that enables running a guest OS (For e.g.: Linux) on a host OS (For e.g.: Windows). Quite a few virtualization software are available to achieve this ( for example VMware and Virtualbox). Using these software saves time as there is no need to restart the computer in order [&hellip