Building a Chrome Browser only Ubuntu Kiosk

    Download Ubuntu Server Installer ISO and install   http://releases.ubuntu.com/16.04/ubuntu-16.04-server-amd64.iso     Install xorg & chromium-browser   apt-get install xorg chromium-browser     Modify grub parameters   sudo vim /etc/default/grub GRUB_TIMEOUT=0 GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT=”quiet loglevel=3 rd.systemd.show_status=false rd.udev.log-priority=3 acpi=off apm=off consoleblank=0” sudo update-grub     Create ~/.xinitrc with the content   XAUTHORITY=/home/<user>/.Xauthority DISPLAY=:0.0 xset -dpms XAUTHORITY=/home/<user>/.Xauthority DISPLAY=:0.0 […]

Fix Incorrect Clock Settings in Windows When Dual-Booting with OS X or Linux

This article is originally published at : http://lifehacker.com/5742148/fix-windows-clock-issues-when-dual-booting-with-os-x Author : Whitson Gordon If you dual boot your Windows PC with OS X or Linux, you may have experienced a problem in which your clocks reset themselves incorrectly every time you boot into Windows. Here’s a simple registry edit to fix that. Essentially, the incorrect clock setting happens […]

Create your own dynamic DNS using Bind9

If you are tired of using commercial (or free-like commercial) dynamic dns providers, having to use their funny(!) domain names appended to your super- serious hostname and think that it’s time to roll up your own DNS server then follow.. Bulent Vural http://www.btteknik.net

Some useful links for Linux server configuration

I will be managing some links here that I found them useful when working. I will try to add as much of information as I can along with the links. Maybe we will organize them in groups. Please let me know if you think you have a link thta should be in this list. Bulent […]

Resize LVM Root Partition Remotely Over SSH

I recently had to resize the partition that Debian Wheezy 64bit installed. If you follow the steps explained here carefully it is possible to change the partition table even by remote SSH access. Bulent Vural http://www.btteknik.net