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MUNIN zfs plugins require root access

[Problem] After linking two zfs plugins for munin, they could not be executed as the zfs and zpool commands require root priviledges. I checked out the scripts from https://github.com/munin-monitoring/contrib/tree/master/plugins/zfs and linked them as usual into the munin plugins directory: /etc/mu...
by gilthanaz
Sun Nov 08, 2015 12:43 am
 
Forum: Knowledge Base
Topic: MUNIN zfs plugins require root access
Replies: 0
Views: 5326

Broken /etc/sudoers file - how to recover after access loss

[Problem] Working on an Ubuntu Server 14.04.3: After a modification to the /etc/sudoers file, I actually accidently broke it. Unfortunately before i could undo my changes, i lost the SSH connection and thus my shell with elevated access. After logging back into the machine, i could not execute the ...
by gilthanaz
Sun Nov 08, 2015 12:32 am
 
Forum: Knowledge Base
Topic: Broken /etc/sudoers file - how to recover after access loss
Replies: 0
Views: 4933

Retropie - fix Controller issues (led blink, d-pad button)

To get rid of the led blink (controller #led): Disable "old" kernel driver: Modify /etc/modprobe.d/raspi-blacklist.conf and add line: blacklist xpad Install/Enable XBox Controller driver: You can install the XB360 driver using the retropie_setup script. Run the script like this: sudo /hom...
by gilthanaz
Fri Jul 24, 2015 5:39 pm
 
Forum: Knowledge Base
Topic: Retropie - fix Controller issues (led blink, d-pad button)
Replies: 0
Views: 4859

Raspberry Pi 2 Model B - WLAN issue

[Problem] I configured the WLAN on my Retropie using the wicd-curses tool and it appeared to work. However, the connection was flakey at best; If SMB connections were possible, the transfers sometimes only reached speeds of about 500 Bytes a second and the connection kept going down (not the interf...
by gilthanaz
Sat Jul 18, 2015 3:22 pm
 
Forum: Knowledge Base
Topic: Raspberry Pi 2 Model B - WLAN issue
Replies: 0
Views: 4482

Raspberry Pi 2 (Model B Revision 1.1) - Retropi

0. Overall (A) Everything you do is on your own risk. (B) Google is your friend if technical issues occur :) 1. Hardware: Raspberry Pi 2 (Model B, Rev. 1.1) Transcend 32GB nucriSDHC Class10, UHS-I, 300X (TS32GUSDU1E) WLAN Dongle? 2. Add Pins for reset button: There are two holes right next to the mi...
by gilthanaz
Fri Jul 17, 2015 7:50 pm
 
Forum: Knowledge Base
Topic: Raspberry Pi 2 (Model B Revision 1.1) - Retropi
Replies: 0
Views: 4402

Re: Online video streaming: bandwidth saving idea

Netflix does this for years...
by gilthanaz
Sun Apr 26, 2015 3:14 pm
 
Forum: Brainstorming & Smalltalk
Topic: Online video streaming: bandwidth saving idea
Replies: 1
Views: 3274

Migrate a VMWare Player/Virtualbox VMDK HDD File to ESXi

[Problem] You think vmdk file is vmdk file? That a virtual disk from a VMWare Player can be imported to VMWare ESXi without further issues, since it is the same company at all? Well.. think again. I've set up a machine on a VMWare Player (out of convenience) and when i was happy with the whole thin...
by gilthanaz
Thu Sep 25, 2014 5:55 pm
 
Forum: Knowledge Base
Topic: Migrate a VMWare Player/Virtualbox VMDK HDD File to ESXi
Replies: 0
Views: 3371

Re: Stuff to print on T-Shirts

"Suicide is a illegal..
... because it is a crime to destroy government property".
by gilthanaz
Thu Apr 10, 2014 6:59 pm
 
Forum: Brainstorming & Smalltalk
Topic: Stuff to print on T-Shirts
Replies: 31
Views: 34426

Use sfdisk to clone partition table

[Problem] I had a softraid mirroring sda1/sdb1 and sda5/sdb5. A disk failed, so i replaced it but could not remember the exact values i had used for the partition size when setting up the disks back then. [Solution] You can clone the partition table using 'sfdisk' if you have an harddisk of the exa...
by gilthanaz
Thu Apr 03, 2014 6:48 pm
 
Forum: Knowledge Base
Topic: Use sfdisk to clone partition table
Replies: 0
Views: 2244

munin mysql_ plugin not working: Cache::Cache

[Problem] If you try to use the mysql_ plugin(s) with munin, you receive errors about "Cache::Cache" missing. E.g. "Missing dependency Cache::Cache at ./mysql_" [Solution] For some reason, a package that the mysql_ plugin is depending on is not installed as a munin prerequisite....
by gilthanaz
Wed Mar 26, 2014 12:02 pm
 
Forum: Knowledge Base
Topic: munin mysql_ plugin not working: Cache::Cache
Replies: 0
Views: 1967

Re: Stuff to print on T-Shirts

"The only small thing on me is my comfort zone"
by gilthanaz
Wed Nov 06, 2013 4:30 pm
 
Forum: Brainstorming & Smalltalk
Topic: Stuff to print on T-Shirts
Replies: 31
Views: 34426

Re: [Win 7] (uPNP) Notebook standby stops uPNP Media player

HAHA! If it would have been so simple! It worked once, and after the next wake-up from sleep mode, the notebook again killed the media player when it was closed (=> sleep mode) again. But why? HOW? I disabled the service! Well, some companies are smarter than you. Really! They know better what you w...
by gilthanaz
Mon Sep 09, 2013 11:21 pm
 
Forum: Knowledge Base
Topic: [Win 7] (uPNP) Notebook standby stops uPNP Media player
Replies: 1
Views: 2574

[Win 7] (uPNP) Notebook standby stops uPNP Media player

[Problem] In our setup i have a ASUS uPNP media player that is attached to a sub router on the network, which happens to also be the WLAN router. Every time i closed my notebook running Win7, the Asus box stopped playback and threw me into main menu, even tho the two devices do not have anything in...
by gilthanaz
Sun Sep 08, 2013 10:07 pm
 
Forum: Knowledge Base
Topic: [Win 7] (uPNP) Notebook standby stops uPNP Media player
Replies: 1
Views: 2574

[Win 7] (uPNP) Notebook standby stops uPNP Media player

[Problem] In our setup i have a ASUS uPNP media player that is attached to a sub router on the network, which happens to also be the WLAN router. Every time i closed my notebook running Win7, the Asus box stopped playback and threw me into main menu, even tho the two devices do not have anything in...
by gilthanaz
Sun Sep 08, 2013 10:00 pm
 
Forum: Knowledge Base
Topic: [Win 7] (uPNP) Notebook standby stops uPNP Media player
Replies: 0
Views: 1906

[IPTABLES] Make a service available from LAN as from WAN

[Problem] You have a service running, e.g. some replication service, and can access it from outside without a problem using a normal POSTROUTING IPTables Line; But from the inside, you hit a wall if you use the EXTERNAL PUBLIC IP and thus must reconfigure the client every time depening on if you're...
by gilthanaz
Wed Feb 13, 2013 7:57 pm
 
Forum: Knowledge Base
Topic: [IPTABLES] Make a service available from LAN as from WAN
Replies: 0
Views: 1707
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