Archivio tag: sysadmin

Bookmarks for 5 nov 2014 from 10:48 to 13:51

These are my links for 5 nov 2014 from 10:48 to 13:51:

  • Configuring OpenLDAP pass-through authentication to Active Directory – Alex Tcherniakhovski – Security – Site Home – MSDN Blogs – This particular functionality of OpenLDAP should be of special interest for environments where long term co-existence between OpenLDAP and Active Directory is required. By establishing pass-through authentication the following advantages could be achieved: Great end-user experience. No need to remember multiple passwords Increased security, due to the reduction of the attack surface (one less password store in the environment) Single password policy The rest of the post will expand on the instructions provided by the OpenLDAP 2.4 Administration guide on establishing pass-through authentication from OpenLDAP to Active Directory. Specifically, will will leverage the capability of SASL to use LDAP as an authentication back-end. In our case, Active Directory will play a role of such authentication back-end.
  • Books – UNIX Systems Programming (BSD) – BitsInTheWind.com – ISBN 10: 0-937175-23-4 / ISBN 13: 9780937175231  O'Reilly & Associates January 1989 The following are made available for your personal, non-commercial use only. You may cite this document as a bibliographic reference in any works that you are writing. Any commercial use of this document, including printing and distribution to groups of people (such as a classroom) is prohibited without my prior written permission.
  • osquery – With osquery, you can use SQL to query low-level operating system information. Under the hood, instead of querying static tables, these queries dynamically execute high-performance native code. The results of the SQL query are transparently returned to you quickly and easily.
  • Boxupp – GUI tool to manage Puppet & Vagrant based project environments | Paxcel – Boxupp makes it easy for integrated management of development stacks over Vagrant and Puppet. Initially built over these two softwares, we plan to add support for more providers and provisioners * Integrated management environment for Vagrant and Puppet * Intelligence at its core * Simple Web GUI * Easy provisioning * Inbuilt console and editors * Start right from level zero ! * Share your configurations with team members.

Bookmarks for 3 nov 2014 through 5 nov 2014

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Bookmarks for 28 ott 2014 through 29 ott 2014

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Bookmarks for 22 ott 2014 through 24 ott 2014

These are my links for 22 ott 2014 through 24 ott 2014:

  • Phamm – PHP LDAP Virtual Hosting Manager – Postfix MTA Fronted – Phamm is a front-end written in PHP to manage virtual services using a OpenLDAP directory back-end. A couple of scripts and tools included help you to set up services.
  • WP-Cli Tutorial – How to Use WP-Cli with Your WordPress Site – WP-Cli is a command line interface which allows the users to manage their WordPress web sites from the command prompt. Upgrades can be performed, backups can be generated, new posts can be published and most of the regular admin actions can be performed with a set of commands. In this tutorial we will explain how to use the WP command line interface in order to complete regular administrative tasks like upgrades, database backup creation, plugins and themes installations and removals, publishing and deleting posts, changing site's URL settings and getting help on chosen commands. Note that WP-Cli requires an SSH access.
  • WordShell – WordPress from the command-line | WordPress from the CLIWordShell – WordPress from the command-line – WordPress from the command-line (Linux, Mac, Windows, BSD, Solaris, etc.) Don't log in to the dashboard on 20 sites one after the other; just type one command. Automate everything and use many bonus tools (e.g. automated backups, maintaining custom patches and version control). This is the time-and-money saver that WP admins have been waiting for.