Category Archives: ITMS

Using Fail2Ban to protect your LAMP application

Tweet From the Fail2Ban Homepage: Fail2ban scans log files (e.g. /var/log/apache/error_log) and bans IPs that show the  malicious signs — too many password failures, seeking for exploits, etc. Generally Fail2Ban is then used to update firewall rules to reject the … Continue reading

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Developing CampusM using Docker Containers

Tweet Back in December, I created a mobile app for Android and Apple using Ionic with AngularJS.  I did this using my desktop running GNU/Linux.  Traditionally, when a developer works with lots of technologies through her desktop new work can … Continue reading

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Quick note: Monit-er FFMPEG : run ffmpeg as daemon

Tweet On CentOS 6, I just set up a script and monit to rerun ffmpeg if it crashes.  We’re using ffmpeg to push video from an IP camera to a CDN. FFMPEG Install NUX repo in order to get FFMPEG: … Continue reading

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Ionic 2 : how to build three native mobile apps from one code base

Tweet Introduction I have just created an app using early versions of Ionic 2 (Apache Cordova with AngularJS).  The app has been accepted in to Google and Apple’s app stores.  Obviously, this means I am now Ionic 2 1337 and … Continue reading

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Micro blogging server setup

Tweet On Fedora: dnf install docker systemctl start docker docker run hello-world docker pull turnkeylinux/gnusocial-14.0 CID=$(docker run -i -t –name social -p 10.12.55.112:4080:80 -p 10.12.55.112:4443:443 -p 10.12.55.112:4020:12320 -p 10.12.55.112:4021:12321 -p 10.12.55.112:4024:12322 -d turnkeylinux/gnusocial-14.0) CIP=$(docker inspect –format='{{.NetworkSettings.IPAddress}}’ $CID) docker logs $CID … Continue reading

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Protected: An app idea

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Protected: 2016 CentOS 7 virtual machine template to support LAMP and other applications. Part2

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Research Data Management: Hydra at the University of Hull

Tweet  Visiting University of Hull Library The University of Hull has refurbished its library at a cost of £28m and very nice it is too. In the library, there is a lot of space, light and high ceilings.  General computing … Continue reading

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New cloud and dev, the new new.

Tweet Looking at Docker While having a quick look at Docker I happened across a slide show presenting Docker starting with its rapid take up. A list: Jenkins.  An extendable open source continuous integration server Travis. (From Wikipedia) In software … Continue reading

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Updating WordPress to 3.7.1 and then some of its 80+ plugins

Tweet Updating WordPress to 3.7.1 and then some of its 80+ plugins I need to update The Commons.  We have been at 3.5.2 for far too long.  With our CELT team, we have decided to update to the security update … Continue reading

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