Home automation

Smart Home and other buzz words can be heard everywhere today. I think that there are over 100 different implementation or solutions available. That’s nice but of course there is a lot of money and incompatibility involved. Stuff like System &h...

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OPST

Another item that’s off the list now…Certified OSSTMM 3.0 Professional Security Tester aka OPST from ISECOM, Institute for Security and Open Methodologies. I was thinking about this certification for a long time but now it’s done. U...

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Alpine Linux 3.1.2 released

The Alpine Linux Project is pleased to announce Alpine Linux 3.1.2. This is a bugfix release of the v3.1 musl based branch. This release is based on the 3.14.30 kernel which has some critical security fixes. See the full announcement … Continu...

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Fedora Linux 21?

We should be happy that the editors of the German magazine c’t don’t use Fedora Core to refer to the lastest release on their front page....

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Alpine Linux 3.1.1 released

The Alpine Linux Project is pleased to announce Alpine Linux 3.1.1. This is a bugfix release of the v3.1 musl based branch. This release is based on the 3.14.27 kernel which has some critical security fixes. This release also fixes … Continue ...

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Alpine Linux 3.1.0 released

The Alpine Linux Project is pleased to announce Alpine Linux 3.1.0, the first release in v3.1 stable series. This release is built with musl libc and is not compatible with v2.x and earlier, so special care needs to be taken … Continue reading...

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Fedora 21

Not it’s official…Fedora is going the flavored way. Fedora 21 introduces Server, Workstation, and Cloud. This means that know you have to choose between those before performing an installation. No more a single media to rules them all. No...

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FAD EMEA 2014

As usual in December the FAD EMEA take place. In the past couple of years it was held in the greater area of Basel. This year the location was again right on the Rhine. Felix spicked a nice little spot … Continue reading →...

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LinuxDay 2014 Dornbirn

Again the Fedora Project was present at the LinuxDay at Dornbirn (a small linux event near the German, Swiss, and Austrian border beside the Lake Constance). I arrived some minutes before the event started. Matthias Summer was already there and &hell...

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Happy Birthday Fedora Security Lab

Five years ago a bunch of guys started the Fedora Security Lab which was named Security Spin back then. Adam Miller initiated everything with the first commit. [crayon-59ed6d34b599f816995200/] With Fedora 13 the Security Spin aka Security Lab became ...

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Alpine Linux 3.0.6 released

The Alpine Linux Project is pleased to announce Alpine Linux 3.0.6. This is a bugfix release of the v3.0 musl based branch. This release is based on the 3.14.20 kernel which has some critical security fixes. See the full annoucement … Continue...

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Cablecom-Ausfall, schon wieder…

In unserer Strasse wird allerlei saniert. Unter anderem die Stromzuführungen. Anfangs habe ich noch gedacht, dass wir dann dauern mit Unterbrüchen zu rechnen haben. Bagger beschädigen ja noch ab und zu eine Leitung. Aber nichts da, es gab mal eine...

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Alpine Linux 3.0.5 released

The Alpine Linux Project is pleased to announce Alpine Linux 3.0.5. This is a bugfix release of the v3.0 musl based branch. This release is based on the 3.14.20 kernel which has some critical security fixes. See the full annoucement … Continue...

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Mosh

On my Yoga Pro 2 I really miss the built-in WWAN capability of the T410. Using an external USB UMTS modem is annoying. Especially that the thing needs to be removed every time want to put the Yoga into my … Continue reading →...

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minerd on CentOS 7

From time to time I spent some CPU cycles on mining crypto coins. I have no fancy hardware just an old QuadCore that is now running with CentOS 7. This machine is most of the time idling. [crayon-59ed6d34b6d95897932555/] Clone cpuminer … Conti...

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