Nagios and Checking Squid

After installing Nagios I created three files to define all the services I wanted to monitor:hosts.cfghostgroups.cfgservices.cfgSquidI used the check_squid code from the relevant details to each of my 3... » More

Picasa Web Albums on Linux

PICASA 2.5 web-albumIm using Ubuntu Edgy on i386 and this is what I did to get it working:1. I installed Picasa as usual (v2.2 for linux)2. I started it up and scanned some folder containing photos3. Shut down picasa AND the media detector4. Instlled... » More

Mount ISO image under Linux

"ISO Master" program is a GUI which may be useful available from the Get Deb website.You can mount ISO images via the loop device. It is possible to specify transfer functions (for encryption/decryption or other purposes) using loop device. But how to... » More

Mounting another partition for home

I set up an ext3 partition on another hard drive, then amended /etc/fstab and added the following line:/dev/hdb1 /home ext3 nodev,nosuid 0 2This allows me to keep my home folder and update my operating system independently.I... » More

PHP File Uploads in Internet Explorer

Upload JPEG files in Firefox works fine but in Internet Explorer is does not. I needed to change my code as Internet Explorer shows JPEG files as a different mime type. So the code:if($mime=="image/jpeg" || $mime=="image/pjpeg") {

Autorun Pro

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