Android Global DNS Server (resolv.conf)

November 27th, 2012|General|

Android, being Linux reads the /etc/resolv.conf file if it exists to set DNS servers. On my devices, /etc links to /system/etc Here is a link to help set this up.

Using Fail2Ban + Postfix Fight SPAM

November 20th, 2012|General|

Using the following to prevent multiple connections to Postfix SMTP server from spam connections. /etc/fail2ban/jail.conf [spam] enabled = true filter = spam action = iptables[name=spam, port=smtp, protocol=tcp] sendmail-whois[name=SPAM, dest=email@address] logpath = /var/log/mail.log maxretry = 2

Maintain SSH Tunnel Linux & Windows

November 2nd, 2012|General|

"With SSH an encrypted tunnel through an open port in the private network's firewall can be established. This tunnel forwards network traffic from a specified local port to a port on the remote machine, securely."

Mount/Convert BIN-CUE Files Linux

November 2nd, 2012|General|

Convert a bin+cue file to ISO in linux using bchunk. bchunk image.bin image.cue image.iso Mounting ISO in linux mount -o loop -t iso9660 image.iso /mnt/image Just found quickly with a google search and first page:

BBS Review: Archaic Binary

October 17th, 2012|BBS Info|

eChicken from the Electronic Chicken BBS made a post on his site reviewing my BBS (and others) so I wanted to link back to him here. You can find his site and the review here.

BR-3 OBD2 Scan Tool Software

September 21st, 2012|General|

I have not used my BR-3 scan tool in quite some time. Being that it's only a reader, and I have my HPTuners scanner/programmer. I was asked to use it at work on a friends'

TriBBS, Fidonet, TriDOG and TriTOSS

September 14th, 2012|BBS Info, How To|

Ah what an adventure this is getting to be. As you may know I'm setting up my old Telnet BBS again, not just the door games, but the full system including File Areas, Message Bases,

Telnet Server Connection

September 10th, 2012|Code|

I have been working on getting my multi-node BBS back online using some FOSSIL drivers and telnet instead of dial-up modems. One large problem is the speed Windows NTVDM (DOS Console) gives to legacy 16-bit

Telnet BBS

August 28th, 2012|BBS Info|

I've had some recent inquires about the Telnet BBS I was running a while back. I have setup the server again, and will be taking old school door game requests via the forums or contact

Kaba Keycard LRC

August 24th, 2012|How To|

When creating a keycard with a Kaba mag key writer with a PMS (Property Management System) or other software you need to calculate the LRC byte of the entire string. There are some examples from

Automatic Rift Scratch Off

July 23rd, 2012|General|

Rift ( is an MMO that is fairly dynamic. I play every now and then, and I have an Android phone. Trion offers a neat mobile application that allows you to talk to your guild,

Sprint Hotspot Android Wireless GPS

July 12th, 2012|Code|

I've been working on a small project lately to use my Sprint 3G/4G mobile hotspot as an external GPS for my Android tablet. I have a Transformer Prime, and as many people know already, it