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LDAP fun

Should you ever wonder why your users can login but fail to resolve their login name try making /etc/nsswitch.conf world readable…

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Women vs. men …

I think I realised a fundamental difference between men and women today: men will only hear what they want to hear according to their top priorities. I do not want to discuss whether men are more focused than women or can only focus on one thing – what matters is that whatever they listen to, […]

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Little things to remember

Up to six domains that should be appended to hostnames when resolving them can be defined in /etc/resolv.conf with the search entry (though not more than 255 characters). To bind a xen domain to another interface than the default (bridge), the /etc/xen/scripts/network script must be altered by hand. There is no configuration option for it, […]

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Ban the Disclaimers!

Spiegel Online put up a nice article why they are useless on webpages and in emails.

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