Category Archives: Tech
Technische documentatie van Kapitein Vorkbaards digitale avonturen
To give my server a bit of personality I have it render words of wisdom everytime I log on to it through SSH. Also, show its uptime and any tunning tmux sessions. This is for Debian 8, I’m not sure about Red Hat or other distros. First install fortune and cowsay: Place the following commands […]
Following a rather radical pruning of my Twitter followings (people who I am following) my timeline has got both better and less exciting. So I wanted to follow some new people but not just random accounts. I have a list of ununfollowables: the followings I like best. Those people are probably good judges of the […]
Set up a command-line TweetDeck clone, preferably in Linux.
Debian 8 in its repository holds version 1.1.5 of Roundcube. That is fine because that’s a stable version and it’s working without mentionable issues. However I wanted to install the current version (1.2.2) because it has a number of features I like. During installation I followed Roundcube’s own howto. Basically I will just install the […]
Waarom Ziggo geen hostname uitdeelde, of: wat je moet doen om een mailserver te kunnen draaien op een Ziggo-consumentenlijn
Voor de mensen die alleen op zoek zijn naar de oplossing: hij staat in de een-na-laatste paragraaf. Sommige mensen beklimmen ijsbergen zonder hulpmiddelen, anderen basejumpen. Ik niet – ik maak mailservers. Ieder zijn hobby. Voor een mailserver is niet zo veel nodig: de software is gratis; de hardware heb je meestal al staan (elke oude […]
After installing Postfix on a new VPS I noticed that server was under continuous attack by people trying to use it as an open relay. The server obviously was configured not to allow relaying for external parties so they were politely shown the door by Postfix: However since there were a lot of them (sometimes […]
How to install ASSP on Debian 8 “Jessie”.
GNU social is an open source social media platform. Users on your own server can follow users on other servers and vice versa, essentially making it a distributed social media platform. It doesn’t do a whole lot but what it does it does well. I’m installing on Debian 8. Install Debian with the web server […]
How to install the latest version of SABnzbd on your Debian 8 server for multiple users.
How to install a complete mailserver on Debian 8, featuring Postfix, Dovecot, MySQL, Spamassassin, ClamAV, Roundcube and Fail2ban. ~ the howto that actually works ~ Part 1: Introduction Part 2: Preparations: Apache, Let’s Encrypt, MySQL and phpMyAdmin Part 3: MTA: Postfix Part 4: IMAP server: Dovecot Part 5: Web interface: Roundcube Part 6: Spam filtering: […]