Setting up a basic Linux router with Ubuntu 18.04 and firewalld.

I’ve made a few choices that fit around my own preferences (firewalld) and problems I faced (bridgeutils and the classic network interfaces over bridging) This is as much a cookbook as a guide Picking hardware is easy. I got a system that was overkill – but basically there’s a ton of decent options. You’d want … Read moreSetting up a basic Linux router with Ubuntu 18.04 and firewalld.

the 4K revolution is coming, and it will be televised (eventually)

Until recently, I had a boring, run of the mill 1600×900 display. It worked well enough, it was a decent gaming monitor, and well, I didn’t really see anything that made me go wow. I figured I’d go for one of the korean displays Jeff Atwood seemed so fond of eventually and maybe an inexpensive … Read morethe 4K revolution is coming, and it will be televised (eventually)

I got hacked last month… so this is where I fess up to where I messed up.

This blog was offline for a few weeks I had my account suspended, my blog down, and a entirely warrented, and slightly annoyed email from my VPS host threatening to shut down my service if this happened again…. cause I was too lazy to set key based authentication. I always figured a reasonably strong, alphanumeric … Read moreI got hacked last month… so this is where I fess up to where I messed up.