Category: Software

Useful software(reviews) for your ARM based device.

Updating the firmware on a 3Ware 9650SE controller via CLI

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Earlier this year I acquired an old SuperMicro storage server which sports a 3Ware 9650SE-16ML RAID-controller. I sometimes see that
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Reinstalling a Juniper SRX100 with corrupt flash via CLI

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At work we have several old SRX100H’s lying around which are not able to boot anymore. I took one home
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Updating the firmware on a Juniper SSG5 via CLI

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Recently I got an old Juniper SSG5 router which was taken out of service. The unit itself dates back from
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Testing your internet connection speed from the commandline

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Sometimes you may want to check the internet connection of the provider you are connected to. Although there are various
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Updating the firmware on a Brocade 300 FC switch

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With the office cleanup a couple of weeks ago an old Brocade 300 FC-switch (24 port 8Gbit fibrechannel)was found and
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Updating IPMI firmware on a SuperMicro server

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Last week we moved to a new office building and a old SuperMicro server popped up. In particular a SuperMicro
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Install OPNSense on the Monowall Appliance box

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Recently I got my hands on a Monowall Appliance box that’s basically a PC Engines ALIX2 series board with the
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Keeping your DirectAdmin server up-to-date

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At work I mainly see servers running DirectAdmin which is a very good and easy-to-use controlpanel for people that want
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Using the TPM module for SSH key signing

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In my previous post we were implementing 2FA on SSH so you can login via password and/or key and with
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Setting up a OpenVPN server on Linux

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I sometimes want to access my home network when working remotely in order to access my private files or machines
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