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by LHammonds
Thu Nov 29, 2018 10:09 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: ARK: Survival Evolved
Replies: 0
Views: 54

ARK: Survival Evolved

These are just some notes / tips I am discovering about the game. Collecting Resources Depending on gathering rates set on the server, exact numbers of material yielded will change but should stay in the same ratio no matter what the setting. If using tools, better quality means more resources are c...
by LHammonds
Fri Nov 23, 2018 8:41 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Favorite Windows Programs
Replies: 0
Views: 57

Favorite Windows Programs

These are my favorite Windows programs I like to include on my installs: SKTimeStamp - Used for setting timestamp of files to match others or to a specific time such as resetting downloaded files to the date when they were really created. Paint.NET - Paint program that can utilize layers. 7-Zip - Fi...
by LHammonds
Wed Sep 05, 2018 4:50 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install a certificate authority server on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 4
Views: 2028

Create a Server Certificate

Locally Create a Key/Cert On the root CA server, we are going to create a private key, CSR and certificate for a remote server on behalf of that server. This will let us do everything on the CA server for this test. Generate a private key for the server named "srv-owncloud" openssl genrsa -aes256 -...
by LHammonds
Wed Sep 05, 2018 1:42 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install a certificate authority server on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 4
Views: 2028

Root Certificate

Create the Root CA Private Key This command will create a 4096 bit private key that is AES 256 bit encrypted. NOTE: This should match the "private_key" setting in openssl.cnf openssl genrsa -aes256 -out /root/ca/private/cakey.pem 4096 You will need to enter your passphrase at this point. In this ex...
by LHammonds
Wed Sep 05, 2018 1:29 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install a certificate authority server on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 4
Views: 2028

Prerequisites

Fully Qualified Domain Name (FQDN) We need to make sure our FQDN is set before we begin. On the root CA server: vi /etc/hosts You should see something like the following: 127.0.0.1 localhost 127.0.1.1 srv-ca-root.mydomain.local srv-ca-root On the intermediate CA server: vi /etc/hosts You should see...
by LHammonds
Fri Aug 31, 2018 11:09 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install NextCloud 13 on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 4
Views: 997

Post-Installation

Directory Security During install, you should have set the user/group ownership to match your web server (www-data for Apache on Ubuntu). These are the default permissions for your NextCloud directories and files: All files should be read-write for the file owner, read-only for the group owner, and...
by LHammonds
Fri Aug 31, 2018 11:07 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install NextCloud 13 on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 4
Views: 997

NextCloud Installation

NextCloud We are installing manually instead of using the package manager for the following reasons: Can obtain the newer version straight from NextCloud's website Don't want MySQL installed on the same server since I have a dedicate DB server (and also would rather use MariaDB) Want to use my own ...
by LHammonds
Fri Aug 31, 2018 11:03 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install NextCloud 13 on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 4
Views: 997

Database Configuration

Configure MariaDB / MySQL In this scenario, a dedicated and general-purpose database server already exists and it will be used to hold the application's database. Connect to the MariaDB/MySQL server using PuTTY. At the login prompt, login with your administrator account ( administrator / myadminpas...
by LHammonds
Fri Aug 31, 2018 9:33 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install NextCloud 13 on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 4
Views: 997

Prior to install

Firewall Rules for Web Server vi /var/scripts/prod/en-firewall.sh Find and uncomment the following lines (remove the hashtag "#") to enable port 80 and 443: echo "Adding Web Server rules" ufw allow proto tcp to any port 80 comment 'Web Service' 1>/dev/null 2>&1 ufw allow proto tcp to any port 443 c...
by LHammonds
Fri Aug 31, 2018 9:29 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install NextCloud 13 on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 4
Views: 997

How to install NextCloud 13 on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS

WORK-IN-PROGRESS ------------------- WORK-IN-PROGRESS WORK-IN-PROGRESS ------------------- WORK-IN-PROGRESS Greetings and salutations, I hope this thread will be helpful to those who follow in my foot steps as well as getting any advice based on what I have done / documented. To discuss this thread...
by LHammonds
Wed Aug 29, 2018 4:25 am
Forum: RimWorld
Topic: Mods for B19
Replies: 0
Views: 717

Mods for B19

Mods to watch for updates: JecsTools (a required "core" mod for others) Biomes! (to use as a glowstone replacement...crystals + crystal lights). Requires JecsTools to be updated 1st. Prerequisite Mods These are "core" mods that are used by other mods. Only install if you use mods requiring them. Hug...
by LHammonds
Tue Aug 07, 2018 10:04 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install DHCP server on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 2
Views: 863

Configure DHCP Server

Configure DHCP Settings Backup the default config file: sudo cp /etc/dhcp/dhcpd.conf /etc/dhcp/dhcpd.bak Edit the DHCP configuration file: sudo vi /etc/dhcp/dhcpd.conf Set the following, save and close: # dhcpd.conf authoritative; default-lease-time 600; max-lease-time 7200; ddns-update-style none;...
by LHammonds
Tue Aug 07, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install DHCP server on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 2
Views: 863

Install DHCP Server

Install DHCP Server Start PuTTY and connect to your server with your administrator account and type the following: sudo apt update sudo apt install isc-dhcp-server Here is the default configuration file at /etc/dhcp/dhcpd.conf (most of it is commented out with the # character at the beginning of th...
by LHammonds
Tue Aug 07, 2018 8:45 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install DHCP server on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 2
Views: 863

How to install DHCP server on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS

WORK-IN-PROGRESS ------------------- WORK-IN-PROGRESS WORK-IN-PROGRESS ------------------- WORK-IN-PROGRESS Greetings and salutations, I hope this thread will be helpful to those who follow in my foot steps as well as getting any advice based on what I have done / documented. To discuss this thread...
by LHammonds
Thu Aug 02, 2018 10:16 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to setup Raspberry Pi with Raspbian 9.4 Stretch
Replies: 3
Views: 1056

Scripts and Firewall

Script Location Lets make a location for our scripts and script data. mkdir --parents /var/scripts/prod mkdir --parents /var/scripts/test mkdir --parents /var/scripts/data mkdir --parents /var/scripts/common chown --recursive root:root /var/scripts Install Uncomplicated Firewall apt-get install ufw...
by LHammonds
Thu Aug 02, 2018 7:02 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to setup Raspberry Pi with Raspbian 9.4 Stretch
Replies: 3
Views: 1056

Operating System Setup

Secure the Admin Account Login with the well-known default admin account of "pi" and password of "raspberry" Add a new administrator account sudo adduser administrator sudo usermod -aG sudo administrator Logout of the pi account and login with the new administrator account and verify that you can i...
by LHammonds
Thu Aug 02, 2018 6:07 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to setup Raspberry Pi with Raspbian 9.4 Stretch
Replies: 3
Views: 1056

Hardware Initialization

We will need to format the SD card and place an operating system on it so the Raspberry Pi can start. Take the 8GB+ SD card and plug it into your computer. Use a USB 3.0 connection for fastest performance. I used an Insignia USB 3.0 card reader but any kind should work. Make note of which drive lett...
by LHammonds
Thu Aug 02, 2018 5:33 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to setup Raspberry Pi with Raspbian 9.4 Stretch
Replies: 3
Views: 1056

How to setup Raspberry Pi with Raspbian 9.4 Stretch

Greetings and salutations, I hope this thread will be helpful to those who follow in my foot steps as well as getting any advice based on what I have done / documented. High-level overview Raspberry Pi can be used for many things and has very low power requirements which makes it perfect for always-...
by LHammonds
Fri Jul 20, 2018 10:23 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to Install Xibo 1.7.8 on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 2
Views: 958

Install Xibo

Copy the URL of the current release by visiting http://xibo.org.uk/get-xibo/ wget https://github.com/xibosignage/xibo-cms/archive/1.7.8.tar.gz -O /tmp/xibo.tar.gz tar xvzf /tmp/xibo.tar.gz -C /var/www/html/ --strip-components=1 chown www-data:root --recursive /var/www/html find /var/www/html/. -typ...
by LHammonds
Fri Jul 20, 2018 10:19 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to Install Xibo 1.7.8 on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 2
Views: 958

Prerequisites

Firewall Rules for Web Server vi /var/scripts/prod/en-firewall.sh Find and uncomment the following lines (remove the hashtag "#") to enable port 80 and 443: echo "Adding Web Server rules" ufw allow proto tcp to any port 80 comment 'Web Service' 1>/dev/null 2>&1 ufw allow proto tcp to any port 443 c...