If you have encrypted your disk and you used clevis to automatically unlock the root partition (with TPM2), it's very annoying still seeing the askpass banner asking you to enter the decrypt password.
As you know if you have used clevis, this banner is pointless since clevis already decrypt the disk for you automatically and after the decryption, the boot process continues.
This is how you can get rid of the banner in Ubuntu (easily adapted to any other distros, just update where are Read more...
download the package corresponding with your OS version, for instance x86/x64 /Linux/windows, from:
Extract the contents of the file in ~/Downloads/
As a result you will have a file called libffmpeg.so extacted in Downloads.
So, open a Terminal and go to the opera folder
then rename the original libffmpeg.so opera codec file:
sudo mv /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/opera/libffmpeg.so /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/opera/libffmpeg.so.orig
Then Read more...
For those accounts which does not have a valid shell, those with nologin for instance, it’s sometimes difficult checking which ulimit applies to that account. We have however an easy way to check and confirm it with the following command.
# su - apache -c 'ulimit -aHS' -s '/bin/bash'
If we want to configure rsync daemon service in openwrt we can follow the next step.
Let's start by updating packages and installing software (connecting through SSH and using the CLI)
# opkg update
# opkg install rsyncd
Please, note you can install the software through the web, you are required to update the files through SSH though
Once we install the software, we will configure couple of things like usernames and passwords, and folders that we will share...
To do so, edit the Read more...
I really like openWRT routers software. It is a brilliant piece of software easy to manage and very powerful. Compatible with thousands of routers but also with a lot of ARM boards and others (GL-B1300, raspberry Pi4, raspberry Pi3, raspberry Pi2, X86 virtual machines, bananaPi Pro, nanopi, etc..)
digging a bit in internet, I could not find any documentation about how to configure openWRT to work with PPTP/L2TP/iKev2 instead of openVPN as client.
Whether obviously openVPN is more integrated Read more...