Simple script to reload exaBGP config

Recently started to look at exabgp¬†as a tool to inject routes for a RTBH setup. Works nicely so far so made the following simple script to reload the config after changes so they take effect. This was made using exabgp…

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Fedora sound over HDMI using pulseaudio

On a few machine builds I’ve had some problems getting sound over HDMI interfaces to TVs on Fedora machines (15/16/17). I guess this is probably the same for any system using pulseaudio though like Ubuntu. Sound would work with MythTV…

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How to configure Smokeping alerts

From http://oss.oetiker.ch/smokeping/ SmokePing keeps track of your network latency: Best of breed latency visualisation. Interactive graph explorer. Wide range of latency measurement plugins. Master/Slave System for distributed measurement. Highly configurable alerting system. Live Latency Charts with the most ‘interesting’ graphs. Free…

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Grab multiple OIDs via SNMPwalk

SNMPWALK is a great too for grabbing SNMP oject identifier values (OIDs). To see how to install it see this post here. Mostly I use it for checking various single OID values but sometimes is can be useful to grab more…

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Mythweb NoTrans: Incompatible protocol version (mythweb=63, backend=72)!!

Recently upgraded my fedora 16¬†mythtv box from 0.24 to 0.25 using the packages from the rpmfusion repo. Everything went very smoothly apart from this one problem with mythweb. *User Notice* at /usr/share/mythtv/mythweb/classes/MythBackend.php,¬†line 101:¬†!!NoTrans: Incompatible protocol version (mythweb=63, backend=72)!! It seems…

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Fedora 15/16 (Xfce) auto login

I’ve got a couple of MythTV frontend machines where its very useful to be able to switch it on and have it login without prompting for a password then auto launch MythTV. In Fedora 15 / 16 and 17 this…

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