Category Archives: Ubuntu

Ubuntu 11.10 upgrade from 11.04

After the upgrade I ran into a few problems during boot up. The first one was an error during boot regarding vga=733 and gfxpayload. To fix this I changed a line in /etc/default/grub.#GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT=”quiet splash”#GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX=” splash vga=640″GRUB_GFXMODE=1024x768x24,1024×768GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT=”quiet splash”GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX=”” I suppose 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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