This weekend I have activated the Apple Filing plugin for my OpenMediaVault server in order to improve the overall experience in accessing data from my MacBook. Due to the fact that the firewall on the OMV server is enabled and drops all incoming connections by default, I had to open the ports used by Apples Filing Protocol manually.
On my Windows 10 workstation I subscribed to the Insider Preview program in order to get the latest and greatest Windows 10 builds. Unfortunately, I ignored several Windows notifications, which were trying to tell me to update my current Preview build to the latest build available. Otherwise I’m not able to use the system anymore. […]
Update 4/7/2016: Same issue with KB3159706. After installing the latest Windows updates, WSUS Update Services MMC console gave me a nice ‘Error: Unexpected Error’ message. Removing and reconnecting the server in MMC, didn’t help. Neither restarting ‘WSUS Service’ nor rebooting the server solved the problem. According to this article Windows update KB3148812, which recently was released, […]
In order to make your site a more secure place, it’s recommended to add some HTTP security headers into your web servers response. Without going to much into detail here, the aim of this blog post is to give you a basic NGINX configuration. For more detailed information visit Scott Helme’s blog . He did […]
If you just upgraded ownCloud on Ubuntu 15.10 to version 9 (using apt-get dist upgrade), you probably get the error message shown above. Adding /index.php manually still redirects to the ownCloud login screen. As mentioned here open .htaccess in /var/www/owncloud an comment out the line RewriteRule .* index.php [PT,E=PATH_INFO:$1] and restart apache with service apache2 restart
First download Microsoft’s Web Platform Installer 5.0. It’s a free tool that makes getting the latest components for Internet Information Services (IIS) easy. In Web Platform Installer search for ‘url rewrite’ and and install the one and only search result ‘URL Rewrite 2.0’. Restart IIS in order to make URL Rewrite module visible as shown below. […]
Today I had a use case where I wanted to redirect any subdomain at any scheme (http or https) to a single https subdomain https://ping.flenny.net. http://blog.flenny.net should redirect to https://ping.flenny.net https://www.flenny.net should redirect to https://ping.flenny.net In order to redirect both schemes (http and https) to a single subdomain you have to setup two server blocks. […]
If a network interface offers IPv4 as well as IPv6, by default Ubuntu’s SSH server listens on both IP versions. In order to restrict access to protocol version 4 you have to comment in the line #ListenAddress 0.0.0.0 in your /etc/ssh/sshd_config. #ListenAddress :: ListenAddress 0.0.0.0 Restart SSH service for the changes to take effect. sudo service […]
By default it’s not possible to establish a direct SSH connection to a Proxmox LXC container. In order to SSH into a container there are two options available. Either you attach to the container through Proxmox host or you allow login with password on the specific container. Option #1: Attach to the container through Proxmox […]
By default LXC container templates are not available after installing Proxmox Virtual Environment (PVE).In order to enable templates for Ubuntu, Joomla, OwnCloud, WordPress or OpenVPN run the following commandon your host’s console. pveam update You will find the templates right on your local storage > content > templates.