Archives for BackSlasher

Disqus instead of Juvia

Sortiq - sort, uniq, sort

Driven by anger - my modus machinor

Populating a NetworkX graph with a scanner

Getting Magent Links from Deluge

Prettify HTML pages with BeautifulSoup

My tips on Getting a Job

Keeping Windows Awake (with PowerShell)

Chef "Share This" script

Dry Run for Python Pip

Some Jenkins helpers for Chef

Filtering in Shell

Cookbook Versioning Script

Migrating Grafana's Dashboards

Running external Ruby code from Vagrant

Backslasher-Python: a simple Chef Python cookbook

Chef Custom Resources - Missing Documentation

Parsing AWS billing

Managing Jenkins API Tokens

Open-Gridview - the FOSS Out-Gridview

Using a global lock in Chef

Enhancing Packer Templates with eRuby

Listing Chef Cookbook Licenses

Detecting Invalid External References in Group Policy Preferences

Writing Complex Scripts in HBase Shell

Running Inline DSL in ChefSpec

Generating known_hosts file using Chef

Merging known_hosts files

Managing AWS Security Groups with Piculet

Running Xbox360 controllers on Ubuntu

Chef Snippets

How Chef's use_inline_resources works

Troubleshooting story - Java HTTP client crashes on connections

Migrating Graphite's Dashboards

Sending mail on coredumps

Using RPMBuild - My Shortlist

Sending HBase metrics to Graphite using Python

Preparing Certificate files for Nginx

Installing Growroot on CentOS

Chroot Snippet

Managing EC2 reservations with Scripts

Appending Newline to File Ends with Ruby

Init file for HBase Thrift Server

Scripting YUM provides search using Python

Batch fitting pictures in ImageMagick

Managing chef users with Chef

Locking Down Jenkins' Authentication

Resizing AWS root EBS in CentOS HVM

Booting with UUID without initramfs

Getting Git Submodule Detailed Status

CSV Tricks

Troubleshooting StatsD

SSH vs OpenVPN for Tunneling

AWS's Block Device Mapping in CentOS

Downloading Artifacts from Jenkins with Authentication

Git Prompt Variables

Validating network segments using Puppet

Accessing a specific server in an HTTP cluster

Linux and SSDs - Should You TRIM?

My Pinning Guidelines

Why Pinning

Adding Repositories for Inspection

Setting up Gargoyle as a Time Server

Timing Execution By Output Lines

Hijacking a process's i/o streams using gdb

Testing Local Facebook Applications with ABE

Fixing Ugly Hebrew on Ubuntu + Firefox

Automatically Mounting USB drives and Surviving Reconnects

Python Library for Deluge Torrent Maintenance

Listing Unity's Scopes and Originating Package

Mass-Checking SSH Connections using Parallel

Fixing Dynamic DNS on Gargoyle

Disabling "generate Publisher Evidence" using scripts

Finding Accounts Trusted for Delegation

Some PowerShell Snippets for Network Scanning

Setting Up Samba on Raspberry Pi

List all Group Policy Extensions Registered

Raspberry Pi + Deluge = Segmentation Fault

Avoiding Text Overflow with Prettify on Blogger

setspn Duplicates and Case Sensitivity

Backing up BitLocker to ActiveDirectory - My Additions

Adding SSL to a SharePoint 2010 Web Application, the Right Way

Using Remote Desktop Client without Network Level Authentication

Parsing Event Log Subscription Runtime Status using PowerShell and Regex

Finding Superseding WSUS updates in PowerShell

Reading Daylight Saving Time Data in Windows

Network Monitor capture filter limitations

Putting your Windows to sleep

Adding .net 3.5 to a Windows Server 2012 template

Remotely changing DNS server list through registry

Filtering Windows Event Log using XPath

Preventing Users from Adding Computers to a Domain

Investigating Repeatedly Locked Out Users

Viewing detailed replication status using Repadmin and PowerShell

Solving Event Log Subscription Error "0x138C"

Group Policy Security Filtering and Loopback

Opening Group Policy Management Editor from the Command Line

Removing all Metro Apps from Windows 8

Wget in PowerShell v3

Copying Files In PowerShell - Using Windows Explorer UI

Testing actual SMB version

Mass Setting Permissions on Remote Shares

Copying List Permissions in SharePoint 2010

Finding WSUS Clients by SusClientId

Reverse Lookup in SharePoint 2010

Making Sure Only Your PDC is Scavanging DNS Records

Brute Force Guessing for User Passwords

Automaticlly Updating DNS Server Addresses In A Domain Machine

Applying SPWebConfigModification objects safely

Updating VMware discovery info in Active Directory

Some Things I Didn't Know About People Picker

Windows Event Collection

Installing WSUS Prerequisites Easily in a Disconnected Server

Automaticlly Extracting Downloaded Torrents

Remotely Viewing Machine Certificates With Minimal Permissions

Determining Size of all Tables in a Database

Creating proxied http requests with PowerShell

Extending Yii's Web Application Creation

Fixing Facebook to Google Calendar synchronization

Creating a common Yii code directory

RssCache - An RSS Cache / Aggregator

Active Directory's Object Specific ACEs and PowerShell

Making sure your Audit Collection Server is collecting

Google Friendly Apache Domain Migration

Monitoring SharePoint 2010 on SCOM - Minimal Permissions

"The module ... owssvr.dll could not be loaded due to a configuration problem"

Solving and preventing "Topology Discovery failed, error 0x80040a02"

Showing "Mail" icon in control panel through Group Policy

Dumping your MySQL db using PHP

Setting Dynamic RPC Port Ranges

Making your pages more Facebook shareable

Lowercasing PTR records in DNS

Changing php settings without .htaccess or php.ini

Enabling Remote Desktop Remotely

Event Log Permissions, With Scripts!

Speed boosting disconnected environments

Internet Explorer and SPNs

Checking for conflicting oIDs

Vanishing permissions on AD objects

Stsadm / new SPSite is slow

WindowsIdentity.GetCurrent and changing usernames

A few seconds about psbase

SPNs - Who? Why? Where?

2008 Clusters can't change password

Auto-Sorting Computers in WSUS


Querying SQL Servers

New blog... yay

Testing stranded group policies