Posts by madods

CleanLogic Colours

I found that the colour selections were being ignored by Crosstec CleanLogic Joomla Template. After trawling through their support forum...

Finding the Linux device name of a USB Drive

I had a scripting problem due to the fact that USB drives plugged into the server did not always get...

Using VPNC & Squid to access Ebix Sunrise VPN from WinBEAT

Ebix support the use of the Cisco VPN client for Windows and the VPN client in Cisco routers for accessing...

Suppressing DHCPINFORM/DHCPACK entries

I found that the logs for an ISC-DHCP server contained repeated entries like: [crayon-61454720e0389554125338/] After some Googling, I found that...

Installing joe for 64 bit Cygwin

I wasn’t able to find a version of the joe editor packaged for Cygwin-64, and when I went to compile...

Public IP Addresses for 4G Wireless Services

It seems to be getting harder and harder to get a wireless internet service with a public IP address rather...

Backup MySQL website databases without mysqldump

To backup the underlying MySQL databases for websites (Joomla! WordPress etc) I usually ssh into the hosting server, run mysqldump,...

NTLDR is missing

A customer presented a Dell Inspiron/Windows XP laptop wich was booting to the “NTLDR is missing” message. I started working...

Managing Exchange Distribution Lists from Outlook

Microsoft Outlook is able to edit the membership of Microsoft Exchange Distribution Lists providing the user is allocated the appropriate...

Toshiba Copier and Windows Server 2012

After installing a new Windows Server 2012 Essentials server I found that the exisitng Toshiba e-STUDIO2330C copier was unable to...