I recently completed reading Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age, by Sherry Turkle. Sherry’s position is that the classic, face-to-face conversation is critical to our personal development and communication, but we are dangerously close to abandoning conversation for the lure of digital efficiency and control.
Assholery is not the only path to success
Deduplicating common files across your bacula backups, using base jobs
We’ve had several reasons to use Apache’s ProxyPass features in the past, and a basic configuration (to redirect one website to another) is easy to find online.
Several years ago, I advised a friend of mine to buy the Cisco SRP527W, a SME DSL router with built-in voice capabilities. At the time, it was one of the supported devices for his broadband provider’s VOIP services.
After being abruptly awakened on Saturday morning at 4am (nightly cron job for yum updates), we found that an upstream RHEL/CentOS update had changed the minimum acceptable length of DH keys to 768 bits.
Merging upstream improvements into my forked repo turned out to be easier than I expected