Dual booting

Barely one month after getting rid of my Ubuntu/Win 7 dual boot combination, I installed linux on my laptop once again. This time though, its Kali Linux, because using Backtrack in a VM was creating more trouble than it was worth. I guess having a separate OS only for ...

Hacking attempt on cubie

While looking through apache logs today, I found a few interesting entries. `123.45.678.9 - - [02/Jun/2013:17:42:10 +0800] "GET /sdk/../../../../../..//etc/vmware/hostd/vmInventory.xml HTTP/1.1" 404 1105` `123.45.678.9 - - [02/Jun/2013:17:42:11 +0800] "GET /sdk/%2E%2E ...

Orbital Project Log

Project Log - Benjamin Week Description Hours 1 Liftoff Workshop 16 1 Analyse giftbook and convert it into nusmods 5 1 Write and run script to wget and parse module information 8 1 Implement REST interface 2 1 Hack Android app to connect over REST interface 2 1 Upload module info ...

Orbital Project Wiki

**Project Reports for nusmods** This project is done at the Vostok (beginner) level. First Report (Week 3) The aim of the project is to develop a platform which will allow NUS students to easily retrieve prerequisites and preclusions of modules offered by NUS. The motivation to do so is because ...

apache vs nginx/lighttpd

Many articles out there extol the benefits of the event based servers such as nginx/lighttpd over apache. It supposedly consumes less resources under high load and excels at serving static pages. Unfortunately here I am still using apache, which up until recently had very erratic performance. Analysing the loading ...

Running you own home server part 2

As promised, I would cover what services I am currently running on my server and what I use it for. So the server stats can be accessed here . apache Web server - hosts my website, blog and a couple of wordpress sites that I am currently working on and phpmyadmin for ...