Digitalisering i praksis – *suk*

Public service. Log direkte på uddannelseskort via faelles.uddannelseskort.dk. I morgen skal jeg starte igen. Men jeg har stadig ikke fået noget uddannelseskort til at rejse med. Til gengæld har jeg fået en faktura fra DSB. I dag. Med betalingsfrist i dag. Der står også at der kan gå op til 14 dage fra de har […]

Migrating Dovecot 1.2 Maildir to Dovecot 2.0 dbox

I am in the process of migrating to a new mail server. Therefore I need to, as painlessly as possible, move users. The details about the setup is another story for another day – promise. This guide is targeted for Debian systems, but the concepts apply for all other systems as well. Dovecot 2.0 comes […]

Buffalo WLI-U2-KG54L on Debian

I have a Buffalo WLI-U2-KG54L USB wifi dongle. It very convenient as my router and access point is placed in the basement, and I sometimes have computers on the main floor that do not have built-in wifi. The dongle works out-of-the-box™ on Ubuntu, but as debian are more restrictive, it need a bit more work. […]

Proftpd and LDAP on Debian Squeeze

This is a short howto (hopefully) providing enough information to install Proftpd and use LDAP as user database. Background I have become obsessed with LDAP – at least for the time being. It seem to be the answer to my redundancy and distribution plans. A production server is in the process of being converted (migrated […]

Nye fagre uddannelseskort

Som studerende på en videregående uddannelse er jeg pr. juli måned dette herrens år tvunget til at udskifte mit gode gamle blå SU-pendlerkort fra DSB med et fimset grønt plastikskolekort. Nå, det æstetiske præg er jo en smagssag – det nødtvungne NemID et senere debatemne. Mit første forsøg på at logge ind dirigerede mig videre […]

HD time-lapse movies with Motion and Linux

Background I have previously experimented with time lapse videos, but wanted a more dedicated platform which could be set up, and run pretty much anywhere. This is the first iteration, where the the purpose is to get the system up and running with headless operation. Components Linksys NSLU2 Logitech HD Webcam C270 The original idea […]

Budget-friendly FreeNAS raid-z

When I wrote my previous post, I did not want to too much into detail about my NAS setup.  But, I still had an urge to tell about the splendid configuration. My motivation for setting up my own freenas server, was my very positive previous experience with the software. And, by having my own configuration, […]