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Roderick Greening
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"There is always truth in sarcasm." --Brian Deaton
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Building a Ubuntu Server - Part 5 - Multi-part Series
I've done a lot over the last few days with setting up my server, including setting up my UPS, enabling remote access via SSH and setting up the firewall and hardening the system. This post I wanted to quickly show everyone how I setup my UPS. The basics ar...

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Working on getting my new server connected to a UPS. The following is the guide to get this up and running for my APC UPS on Ubuntu.

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Building a Ubuntu Server - Part 4 - Multi-part Series
After struggling over the week-end with my new  Ubuntu Server ( Xenial Xerus ), I have come up with the below solution to satisfy my setup requirements. First off, let me describe what I was attempting to do. The system has 3 hot swap drives, each at 500G. ...

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Setting up basic two factor authentication on Ubuntu is simple. Here is a write-up based on my server setup using Google Authenticator.

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Ubuntu server config setup for wireless using wpasupplicant package and using a hidden SSID. Hopefully someone may find this useful.

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Working on my new Ubuntu server. Detailing my complete journey on my blog for anyone interested.



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Adding code blocks to Blogger
While working on my blog, I quickly discovered a need to provide quick highlighting to code snippets. While the facility is in blogger to create custom HTML, I'm quite lazy and searched for a way to make life easier. I found this following article, and it l...

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Building a Ubuntu Server - Part 3 - Multi-part Series
Today I purchased a simple UPS from  APC  at a local  Staples . Specifically, the  APC ES 550VA (BE550G-CN) . I did some research and this model was both supported by  Ubuntu  as well as had enough ports and backup time to suit my minimum requirements. Once...

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My current reading list from PacktPub.com. Some interesting and reasonably priced ebooks.

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