Setup SSL (https) for ownCloud (info.dump)

Here is another info.dump with directions on how to setup SSL on your ownCloud server. ┬áThis will greatly improve the security of your server by not allowing an attacker to intercept your password in plain text over the internet. If you are going to be using the ownCloud outside of a private LAN, this is […]

Install ownCloud (info.dump)

Here is a quick info.dump that lays out the commands required for installation of ownCloud 5.0.x on a server running Ubuntu 12.04. Run the following as root (EX sudo -i): Add the repository key to apt: wget apt-key add – < Release.key Add the PPA: echo ‘deb /’ >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/owncloud.list Install: sudo apt-get […]

Check active internet connections

Every once in a while I will notice the network light on my laptop is flashing when I am not doing anything that I know of online that would cause this. Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to see what programs are communicating with the network? By using the ‘netstat’ command you can! Just […]

PLEX Media Server

I recently setup PLEX on my home media server. Here I will go over the setup and configuration required to allow PLEX to serve your media files and then push them to your Roku for TV viewing. There where a few things to note about PLEX: * I could find no solution for adding authentication […]