OpenVPN – Client working on Linux

I have been having a great time with my new pfsense router setup, especially the OpenVPN remote access server that I have setup on it. Connecting to my home network through my phone has been great for remote troubleshooting and all around fun. Unfortunately,  I was having a little trouble getting my Digital Ocean VPS […]

Migrate FSMO Roles (INFO.DUMP)

I recently installed a few new Server 2012  servers to my existing Server 2003 domain and one of them is going hold the FSMO roles for the forest. Below are my notes that I compiled on how to transfer all the important roles from a Server 2003 machine to a Server 2012 machine. Keep in […]

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 […]

Mount a disk permanently with ‘fstab’.

Having a hard drive in your Linux system is no fun unless you mount it! So why would you want to have to manually mount the drives after every reboot? In today’s article I will go over the steps of writing your disk information to the Linux ‘fstab’ file to allow you to automatically mount a drive’s […]