Install Android Eclipse

Hi guys, when telling a story it's always best to start at the beginning, so the first thing to do on my journey is...

10 Most Used Linux Commands

Whilst skimming my Bash history today looking for an esoteric one liner I'd written earlier I started to ponder what my most used commands...

OSX Lion JAVA_HOME

Apple's OS Lion has a pretty neat trick for handling the JAVA_HOME variable Chill:bin rus$ /usr/libexec/java_home /System/Library/Java/JavaVirtualMachines/1.6.0.jdk/Contents/Home which is super awesome as you can simply do Chill:bin rus$...

Syntax Highlighting In VIm

Syntax highlighting in vim can be super tricky, by default a lot of desktop environments seem to have white terminals, which is a bit...

Installing OpenSIPS on Redhat Enterprise Linux 5

We've got to set up a SIP Registrar for a fantastic new project that one of our clients recently announced ;) on RHEL5 so...

Take Screenshot Mac

To take a screenshot on a Mac you can use the following simple keyboard shortcuts: To save a screenshot to the desktop on a Mac Command-Shift-3...

Iptables Block Outgoing Traffic

We need to give one of our customers to an internal server, for this we've enabled remote SSH access. Even though we trust them...

Google Analytics: The site has not been registered.

In my old blog I had Google Analytics working flawlessly and have several years worth of data showing people searching for SVN or Nagios...

BackupPC ping too slow

Whilst adding a new remote server to our BackupPC configuration, it threw the following error Contents of file /Volumes/2TB/backuppc/pc/www.server.co.uk/LOG.102011, modified 2011-10-25 13:10:23 2011-10-25 12:00:00 ping too...

Linux Command Line AVI Repair

Recently I had an avi file with a broken index that needed to be repaired. After a quick search and read of some man...