Monthly Archives: December 2011

Freeview + Frequency List for nottinghamshire

You may not be able to receive all the Freeview channels Some channels on the Nottingham transmitter have lower transmission power so you may receive only some of them. Your cables, connectors and aerial may need upgrading to get all … Continue reading

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Creating a WiFi Repeater/Bridge with Linksys WRT54G+DD-WRT…

A very simple step-by-step description to connect a Router running selected DD-WRTV24 firmware in Repeater Bridge Mode. (This will work for almost everything, but do check notes on individual routers below clock). If you are using a G router, use 12548 … Continue reading

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How To Configure Wireless / WiFi Networking in Ubuntu via the Command Line (CLI)…

There are a number of tutorials available on-line for sorting out WiFi in Ubuntu via the CLI, but most of them seem quite outdated, so I decided to do my own. I did this on a minimal install of Ubuntu Lucid, so … Continue reading

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Load balancing an apache web server/website with “POUND”….

The Pound program is a reverse proxy, load balancer and HTTPS front-end for Web server(s). Pound was developed to enable distributing the load among several Web-servers and to allow for a convenient SSL wrapper for those Web servers that do not offer it natively. Pound is … Continue reading

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ZFS Replication…

As I’ve been investigating ZFS for use on production systems, I’ve been making a great deal of notes, and jotting down little “cookbook recipies” for various tasks. One of the coolest systems I’ve created recently utilised the zfs send & … Continue reading

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