Category Archives: Linux

NSLU2 replacement

I’m looking for a possible replacement should my NSLU2 die off suddenly. I found Raspberry PI today and thought it might be a good deal if it is ever released for sale.Twenty five bucks for the A series but I … Continue reading

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Install likewise-open on Ubuntu

apt-get install likewise-openUser that can join AD should be an EID. The –ou option can also be used to place this in a Organizational Unit.domainjoin-cli join domain.com UserThatCanJoinADdomainjoin-cli join –ou path/organizationalUnitName domainName joinAccount To remove the computer from the domain … Continue reading

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Ubuntu and UFW

Blocking traffic using UFW a lot of this is available elsewhere and better explained. I did have some problems finding correct information on blocking out bound traffic though. So I’m putting it here for my own notes.First the basics. UFW … Continue reading

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LVM grub not booting after upgrade to Ubuntu 11.04

I updated a Dell server that I use for work and ran into a few problems on the reboot. I ended up with a grub> prompt and it wouldn’t go any further after some research I figured out the system … Continue reading

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LVM grub not booting after upgrade to Ubuntu 11.04

I updated a Dell server that I use for work and ran into a few problems on the reboot. I ended up with a grub> prompt and it wouldn’t go any further after some research I figured out the system … Continue reading

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Ubuntu 11.04 X fails on boot

I get a flicker of a screen on boot and then no graphics. Error in dmesg | grep fb fb: conflicting fb hw usage inteldrmfb vs EFI VGA – removing generic driver To get graphics ctrl+alt+F1 and login. Then run … Continue reading

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Ubuntu 11.04 X fails on boot

I get a flicker of a screen on boot and then no graphics.Error in dmesg | grep fbfb: conflicting fb hw usage inteldrmfb vs EFI VGA – removing generic driver To get graphics ctrl+alt+F1 and login. Then run “sudo service … Continue reading

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