Category Archives: Linux

Optimize exim performance

I experienced that exim was slow in sending outgoing mail, it was spending a lot of time in the queue, resulting in customer complains. So I started to google what could be done to increase performance in exim. I didn’t … Continue reading

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Never worry about losing data again

I have a lot of data – that’s where it started. Secondly, I use a lot of computers and operating systems (OS). I have a private macbook pro, a notebook with windows,  a work computer (usually with Linux), iphone and … Continue reading

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Setting date and time in linux

Server clocks has a tendency to drift, so to ensure correct date, time and zone once and for all is a good thing. Setting the date sudo date +%Y%m%d -s “20081128” Setting the time sudo date +%T -s “08:23:00” Setting … Continue reading

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Automount Windows Active Directory shared drives in Linux

Requirements: Likewise-open is installed and working. Likewise-open plug in to pam to authenticate Windows AD users on a linux box. pam-mount will mount shared drives at login time using the login credentials. There is no need for samba to do … Continue reading

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