debian

SSH and Mosh on Debian

Introduction I run Debian Squeeze with OpenSSH, sitting behind Shorewall. I access my systems using OS X’s SSH client. I also use MacPorts. This simple guide will show you how to quickly get up and running with Mosh.

Configuring nginx on Debian Lenny with FancyIndex

Introduction nginx (pronounced Engine X) is super-quick. Really, really super quick. I came to it having used Apache for years, ending up deciding against LightHTTPd (memory leaks) and then eventually deciding to settle with the use of nginx due to its stability and speed.

Installing ZoneMinder on Debian Lenny

Introduction Edit your /etc/apt/sources.list as follows: Where in my original sources.list I have: deb http://ftp.uk.debian.org/debian/ lenny main deb-src http://ftp.uk.debian.org/debian/ lenny main deb http://security.debian.org/ lenny/updates main deb-src http://security.debian.org/ lenny/updates main Edit this so at the end of each line it reads

Using Saslauthd and Postfix with Debian Etch

Introduction Saslauthd is inherently difficult to use with the Debian distribution of Postfix, since Postfix is by default run chrooted. Using Saslauthd with Postfix requires a bit more tweaking than usual, especially if you wish to run it with Postfix chrooted.