Author Archives: pbenavent

Free DNS alternative with privacy guarantees 0

Google, Twitter or Facebook products are not social media. Those products are made for a very specific purposes. No conspirancy theories, just business, all are offered for free in exchange of our privacy. Lately has been broad knew the Facebook case with Cambridge Analytica. Not only Facebook, Google too closes Google+ without previous inform about […]

CNTL when curl or wget is not enough 0

Simple retrieving from the Internet behind a proxy There’re a couple of ways to go out your company via a proxy. Most common and simple it’s to retrieve a particular web using the command curl (or wget) and include your authentication in it, for instance: curl –proxy-ntlm –proxy-user “MyDomain\ntlmtest:test” –proxy proxy.estest.intra:3128 (You may get more […]

Command line in browsers for private modes 0

Not as usual as a double click on a icon, but useful too, you may type a command line for start a browser. Some brosers have a richfull command line options. If you want to start browsers in a private / incognito mode type: for Firefox: firefox -incognito (for more information check this article from […]

How to tell to fail2ban what init system are you running 0

I owed myself a fail2ban installation on the Raspberry Pi. A simple view of this log tell you many things: Jun 17 07:54:15 raspberrypi systemd[1]: Starting Fail2Ban Service… Jun 17 07:54:28 raspberrypi fail2ban-client[11687]: ERROR No file(s) found for glob /var/log/proftpd/proftpd.log Jun 17 07:54:28 raspberrypi fail2ban-client[11687]: ERROR Failed during configuration: Have not found any log file […]

How good it’s philosophy for being a developer? 0

It’s quite encouraging listening what Chris Lee says about mature people that starts to learn to programming. He says that lawers, philosophy degrees and musicians are logical and detail oriented professionals. Those attributes help them to learn to code and otherwise are skills the newies needs to develop. You may listen the podcast (go to […]