Booting Windows using GRUB2

Using apt-get install grub-customizer to install the tool we can start adding the correct stuff. From here add an entry and select “Chain Loader”. This will produce and entry like this; set root='(hd1,1)’search –no-floppy –fs-uuid –set 0C7ABF867ABF6ADAdrivemap -s (hd0) ${root}chainloader +1 I my case this did not work (most likely because I use Windows 10 […]

Clear mail from specific address from exim queue

We have alot of issues with people using open contact forms on their websites causing spammers to fill up the exim mail queues on webservers. Today I found a great set of commands to fix the issue. exim -bp will show the current queue exiqgrep -ir spam@example.com | xargs exim -Mrm will query the entire […]

Windows icon locations

C:\Windows\System32\Shell32.Dll C:\Windows\Explorer.Exe C:\Windows\System32\AccessibilityCpl.Dll C:\Windows\System32\Ddores.Dll C:\Windows\System32\GameUx.Dll C:\Windows\System32\imageres.dll C:\Windows\System32\MorIcons.Dll C:\Windows\System32\mmcndmgr.dll C:\Windows\System32\mmRes.Dll C:\Windows\System32\NetCenter.Dll C:\Windows\System32\netshell.dll C:\Windows\System32\networkexplorer.dll C:\Windows\System32\PifMgr.dll C:\Windows\System32\PniDui.Dll C:\Windows\System32\SensorsCpl.Dll C:\Windows\System32\SetupApi.Dll C:\Windows\System32\wmploc.DLL C:\Windows\System32\wpdshext.dll C:\Windows\System32\DDORes.dll C:\Windows\System32\compstui.dll

Letting Ubuntu resolve .local domains from network DNS servers

Ubuntu uses the Avahi Daemon to rewrite .local domains to always be localhost. This can be prevented by editing the config file sudo gedit /etc/avahi/avahi-daemon.conf and setting changing #domain-name=local into domain-name=.localhost (note that there needs to be a . between the name you select and the = mark. After doing this run sudo service avahi-daemon […]

OneDrive running under Ubuntu

Found and installed a great project to use OneDrive on Ubuntu; https://github.com/xybu/onedrive-d-old Only issue I had was that I needed to run the following command before the daemon would start but now it runs fine! sudo pip3 install click –upgrade After running the install I did the following commands to make sure my Documents folder on […]