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Dec 31 2009

Linux Console Remote Access from HP iLO Interface

Published by under Linux,SSH

iLO is a management interface supporting SSH, available on HP Proliant servers. It provides interesting features such as remotely powering the server on and off.But it is also possible to access the Linux console and reboot in single mode remotely. How handy is that!?  BIOS While booting up, press F9 to go in the BIOS […]

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Dec 29 2009

Bash Colored Root Prompt

Published by under Linux

From Linux Suse /etc/bash.bashrc: # Colored root prompt (see bugzilla #144620) if test “$UID” -eq 0 -a -t && type -p tput > /dev/null 2>&1 ; then _bred=”$(tput bold 2> /dev/null; tput setaf 1 2> /dev/null)” _sgr0=”$(tput sgr0 2> /dev/null)” PS1=”\[$_bred\]$PS1\[$_sgr0\]” unset _bred _sgr0 fi

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Dec 19 2009

Redhat/Ubuntu/Debian Bridge Interface Startup Scripts

Published by under Linux

All systems need bridge-utils package installed either with yum or apt-get.  Redhat / Fedora Edit each network interface startup file that is going to be added to the bridge  And create the bridge configuration file Ubuntu Debian

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Dec 14 2009

A Virtual Cisco Router on your Network

Published by under Cisco,Linux

Dynamips and dynagen let you create a virtual Cisco router on a Linux box. It would be even better if that router was reachable from the LAN, wouldn’t it? Going further, that same router could lead us to another couple of virtual routers running in a lab.   Download and Installation Download dynamips and dynagen […]

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Dec 09 2009

Atheros Wireless Interface on Linux Ubuntu

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I was surprised ifconfig wouldn’t return an interface for my Atheros chipset based Netgear wireless card. Unlike Redhat, Madwifi does not seem to compile on Ubuntu, no matter what version is used. Kernel headers installed, I keep getting the same error: /root/madwifi-0.9.4/net80211/ieee80211_power.c: In function ‘ieee80211_pwrsave’: /root/madwifi-0.9.4/net80211/ieee80211_power.c:240: error: implicit declaration of function ‘__skb_append’ make[3]: *** [/root/madwifi-0.9.4/net80211/ieee80211_power.o] […]

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