Month: July 2012

Localtunnel

From progrium.com The easiest way to share localhost web servers to the rest of the world $ gem install localtunnel $ localtunnel 8000 Then share this url: http://xyz.localtunnel.com More specific directions STEP 1: Install localtunnel using RubyGems. (Check the full README if you don’t have Ruby or RubyGems.) $ sudo gem install localtunnel STEP 2:…


DrWright

DrWright, aka “typing break” is a program that forces you to take regular breaks to prevent RSI (Repetitive Strain Injury). It’s similar to workrave. It can be found in GNOME control center as “typing break”. It used to be part of GNOME 2’s main core, but is now packaged separately. Features: You can specify the…


ascii.io

From ascii.io ascii.io lets you record your terminal sessions and share them with other geeks simply by running asciiio command in your term. It is fully open-source platform with aim of being a “go to” place for terminal users wanting to share their hackery. Web based player is an implementation of VT100/VT102 ANSI terminal, supporting…


Jitsi

jitsi is an audio/video Internet phone and instant messenger written in Java. It supports some of the most popular instant messaging and telephony protocols such as SIP, Jabber/XMPP (and hence Facebook and Google Talk), AIM, ICQ, MSN, Yahoo! Messenger, IRC, Bonjour and soon others like IAX. The development of Jitsi started at the University of…


New EasyApache 3.14 – PHP 4 support removed.

In a few days, cPanel intends to release EasyApache 3.14. On March 20, 2012, we announced the End of Life of PHP 4. EasyApache 3.14 will remove support for PHP 4. If you are currently using PHP 4 as a DSO handler, EasyApache 3.14 will warn you to take action before performing a build. If…


Copy existing cpanel account

An easy way to duplicate an existing cpanel account is: 1. Backup the existing account /scripts/pkgacct domaina 2. Change the domain name and username of the existing cPanel account via WHM >> Main >> Account Functions >> Modify an Account eg. domain name from domain.com to domain.net and username from domaina to domainb 3. Restore…


Fish

From Fishshell.com Fish: the friendly interactive shell – fish is a user friendly command line shell for UNIX-like operating systems such as Linux. fish is included in Ubuntu universe. It can be installed using apt-get install fish fish is included in Fedora. Users of Fedora Core 4 and later can use the command yum install…


Owncloud on cPanel server

To install Owncloud: create a seperate subdomain cpanel user (your preference) wget http://download.owncloud.org/releases/owncloud-4.0.4.tar.bz2 tar -xjf path/to/downloaded/owncloud-x.x.x.tar.bz2 cp -r /path/to/owncloud/* /home/user/public_html chown -R www-data:www-data /path/to/your/owncloud/install/data Note: data folder will not be created until initial setup has been run Go to http://owncloud.yourwebsite.com or http://yourwebsite/owncloud my initial setup page said: PHP module zip not installed. PHP module mb…