Countries Removed from Block List

November 30th, 2012|General|

I have removed Russia, China, and a few others from the DNS blacklist I used to block comment spammers and the like. It looks like a few people were trying to get in contact with

PPTP GRE Traffic on DDWRT

November 29th, 2012|General|

Creating a PPTP VPN Server on your DDWRT enabled/hacked router might not work for you. This is usually because GRE is blocked although the TCP port for PPTP is enabled. You need to run some

Android Tips, Commands, Modifications

November 29th, 2012|General|

[mod][root][needs init.d enabled kernel] Change Hostname: $ su # vi /system/etc/init.d/99hostname Type in #!/system/bin/sh setprop net.hostname tablethostname Save the file, reboot. ---------------------- [mod][root] Change System DNS Servers: $ su # vi /system/etc/resolv.conf If the file

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. http://butterflydroid.wordpress.com/2011/10/19/how-to-set-dns-server-on-android-phone/#comments

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