Here is a great tutorial for setting up a reverse proxy for webservers. Kudos to Tyler and the Ajenti project. Caveats: As of 2018-07-10, Ajenti didn’t work on Ubuntu 18.04, a dependency was broken.I setup the cert for site1.domain.com, then site2.domain.com complained it was using site1’s cert, until I ran certbot and gave site2 it’s […]
pi-hole.net is a fun little project. I set it up as a VM and set my DHCP server to use it as the DNS server and whammo! insta-adblocking. GOOD: Easy to install and setup. (Walk through the wizard to install, then update your DHCP server to use pi-hole as your DNS server.) Fast and small. […]
I wanted to install Brave on a test ElementaryOS install and I’d rather use apt instead of the .deb file that’s on Brave’s main site. Brave does have a repo available but it won’t work with ElementaryOS out of the box. Here are the instructions. The trick is here: “You will want to make sure the […]
It seems like every time I install Ubuntu I have to fix something. For my old Inspiron 6400 it’s usually wifi. It uses a Broadcom wifi chip and I found these instructions useful in fixing it on Ubuntu 16.04 Download the b43 firmware. Copy the folders b43 and b43legacy into /lib/firmware. Reboot.