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Silvenga committed Apr 29, 2017
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@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@ Title: Configure Postfix to Work with MailGun
Published: 06 May 14
---
![Mail Gun Logo](content/images/2014/May/mailgun_logo.png)
![Mail Gun Logo](/content/images/2014/May/mailgun_logo.png)
MailGun is a relatively new online service that allows us to cheaply (and freely) send and receive emails through dozens of different ways. MailGun is incredibly flexible with an API for developers crafted in programming heaven.
@@ -18,9 +18,9 @@ Below is the script:
You need to make sure to create some mail gun credentials and edit the `mgUSERNAME` and `mgPASSWORD` variables.
![Step 1](content/images/2014/May/mailgun-1-1.png)
![Step 1](/content/images/2014/May/mailgun-1-1.png)
![Step 2](content/images/2014/May/mailgun-2-1.png)
![Step 2](/content/images/2014/May/mailgun-2-1.png)
Also ensure that `testEmail` is correct. This email will be used to test the postfix configurations. The next step is to simply run the script: ```bash ./mg-postfix.sh``` and you're done!
@@ -1,7 +1,7 @@
Title: Convert Windows 2016 Eval to Retail
---
![](content/images/2017/dism.png)
![](/content/images/2017/dism.png)
Using your retail key with the ISO's downloaded from Microsoft's "Evaluation Center" should be easy right? You paid for a license so you should be able to just activate a trial... Turns out it's not that simple. You actually need to change your server edition from ServerBlahEvalEdition to whatever edition you have a key for using `dism`.
@@ -20,7 +20,7 @@ From what I gather the `Set-Edition` option can be either of the following:
- `ServerDatacenter`
- `ServerStandard`
![](content/images/2017/dism-cleanup.png)
![](/content/images/2017/dism-cleanup.png)
The command takes a good 10 minutes to run (looks like it stalls), then asks to reboot to cleanup. Afterwards, you should be activated and ready.
@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@ Title: Deploy a Tinc Mesh VPN Running TAP
Published: 25 Jul 14
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![Mesh Network](content/images/2014/Jul/generalMesh.gif)
![Mesh Network](/content/images/2014/Jul/generalMesh.gif)
I've used OpenVPN for several years now. The software is secure, stable, and has a great community - a prime example of Open Source at its best. OpenVPN is easily the best VPN software available. However, I recently moved to Tinc an Open Source alternative VPN. If OpenVPN was working great, why would I change to a completely new network?
@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@ Title: Just Another Putty Color Scheme
Published: 23 Aug 14
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![Screenshot of the new colors](content/images/2014/Aug/2014-08-23_19-51-12.png)
![Screenshot of the new colors](/content/images/2014/Aug/2014-08-23_19-51-12.png)
Putty is the single best SSH client for Windows. Unfortunately, Putty also has the single worst default color scheme. For example, the default background uses the same color for the black text. Who ever thought that was a good idea? Being the lazy developer that I am, I had to created a custom theme to alleviate these issues.
@@ -4,7 +4,7 @@ Published: 22 Jun 14
I hate slow websites. A month or so ago I had to log onto Delta.com. I was largely unimpressed with the speed in which it loaded. I could wait for seconds until text would appear. I would wait even longer for the site to become responsive.
![Slow Site](content/images/2014/Jun/slow-website.jpg)
![Slow Site](/content/images/2014/Jun/slow-website.jpg)
This is what I hate about browsing the Internet. A user should not have to wait for a page to download. So I made it my life mission to optimise this blog. I am currently averaging 600ms from start to ready. This is largely impressive (top 5% of load times) for a dynamic site such as my own.
@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@ Title: OpenVPN Sheathing
Published: 18 Apr 14
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![OpenVPN Logo](content/images/2016/10/openvpntech_logo1.png)
![OpenVPN Logo](/content/images/2016/10/openvpntech_logo1.png)
[OpenVPN](http://openvpn.net/index.php/open-source/245-community-open-source-software-overview.html) is soon becoming the standard for bypassing Internet censorship - and for good reason. OpenVPN is secure, Open Source, and extremely easy to use. Unfortunately, many censoring ISP's are determined to prevent and block OpenVPN. Possibly the only sure way to block OpenVPN tunnels is a method called [DPI (Deep packet inspection)](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deep_packet_inspection). What is troubling for many individuals is the fact the DPI works and is now widely used. Although how DPI detects OpenVPN traffic is important I will not talk about it today.
@@ -132,7 +132,7 @@ And we're all set, done with the server side configuration.
### Client
![Windows sTunnel Options](content/images/2014/Apr/2014-04-18_19-31-44.png)
![Windows sTunnel Options](/content/images/2014/Apr/2014-04-18_19-31-44.png)
Download the Windows sTunnel software.
@@ -2,21 +2,21 @@ Title: Silvenga's Penlighter
Published: 14 Mar 14
---
![](content/images/2014/Mar/tablet_use_bamboo.jpg)
![](/content/images/2014/Mar/tablet_use_bamboo.jpg)
Tablets PC's have been out for years. And now with the release of Windows 8 (now 8.1) laptops with touch screens are on the rise; and for good reason - functionality can be added without reducing usability. My Thinkpad W520 (a very nice laptop) unfortunately does not have a touch screen. So a couple of months ago I purchased my first graphic tablet like this one:
I was amazed at my new found abilities, and to my advantage I now take all my notes paperless. Although the transition was practically painless, there were several issues using a touch screen that's not actually connected to the screen. My largest issue being that the mouse disappears on depending on the program. Right is an example of Microsoft OneNote, my note taking program:
![](content/images/2014/Jun/2014-06-21_21-27-47.png)
![](/content/images/2014/Jun/2014-06-21_21-27-47.png)
In case you can't see, my mouse is in the middle of the circle. My issue was losing the mouse whenever I looked away from the screen.
I started off using [Pen Attention](http://www.math.uaa.alaska.edu/~afkjm/PenAttention/). This was the only program that I could find for my uses. Pen Attention basically created a small colored circle around my mouse so I could easily find my pen. A great program, unfortunately I had some issues with lag. When I wrote too fast Pen Attention caused my pen to run roge for a couple of seconds. And when writing notes, this could get quite annoying. The reason I assumed was due to the slightly outdated code (or being written in C++). So no easy solution.
So one night I sat down and re-wrote my own version from scratch with speed and usability in mind. My project worked so well I've decided to release the program under the MIT licence ([link](/mit)). Here is a shot of the mouse running my version:
![](content/images/2014/Jun/2014-06-21_21-29-09.png)
![](/content/images/2014/Jun/2014-06-21_21-29-09.png)
The program runs in the tray. Just right click to access the settings. It is completely portable (stick it on a thumb drive), saves settings to a file in the root of the program, fast, and efficient. I behold Silvenga's Pen Lighter.
@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@ Title: Power Ghost with Upstart
Published: 27 Mar 14
---
![Upstart Logo](content/images/2014/Mar/upstart80.png)
![Upstart Logo](/content/images/2014/Mar/upstart80.png)
### Introduction
@@ -5,7 +5,7 @@ Title: Install Windows Server 2016 using Software RAID1
Most Windows installers if not all modern versions have a command line option that can be accessed when using the GUI installer (from anywhere from what I can tell). This functionality can be accessed with `SHIFT + F10` and looks like:
![](content/images/2017/command-line.png)
![](/content/images/2017/command-line.png)
From here we can access `diskpart`. From Microsoft's Technet, "DiskPart is a text-mode command interpreter [that] enables you to manage objects (disks, partitions, or volumes) by using scripts or direct input at a command prompt."
@@ -51,7 +51,7 @@ DISKPART> convert dynamic
`list disk` should look like this now:
![](content/images/2017/dynamic-disks.png)
![](/content/images/2017/dynamic-disks.png)
## Prepare Mirrors
@@ -74,7 +74,7 @@ DISKPART> create volume mirror disk=0,1
DISKPART> format quick fs=ntfs
```
![](content/images/2017/formatted-volumes.png)
![](/content/images/2017/formatted-volumes.png)
Using `list volume` we should see the list of volumes that we created. Note that the volume numbers may be different.
@@ -132,15 +132,15 @@ DISKPART> select volume 0
DISKPART> retain
```
![](content/images/2017/installed.png)
![](/content/images/2017/installed.png)
At this point you can install Windows as normal to one of the mirror partitions.
## Postscript
Testing more with HyperV, I discovered that formating the mirrors using Windows setup was required to get a booting OS. I remember doing this before as the IPMI device I was using kept on crashing during installation - forcing me to restart the Windows installation.
![](content/images/2017/formatting-drives.gif)
![](/content/images/2017/formatting-drives.gif)
## Considerations
@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@ Title: Ghost Scaffolding
Published: 16 Dec 14
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![](content/images/2014/12/ghost_logo-2.jpg)
![](/content/images/2014/12/ghost_logo-2.jpg)
## Introduction
@@ -4,7 +4,7 @@ Published: 21 Mar 14
## Introduction
![](content/images/2014/09/2014-09-28_11-35-03.png)
![](/content/images/2014/09/2014-09-28_11-35-03.png)
A minimal theme, powered by Ghost. Live demo: (https://silvenga.com) (using the dev branch).

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