Year: 2014

Export contacts or OU from AD

Just a little something I needed to do: ## Export contacts: ldifde -f .\ExternalContacts.csv -s SERVER -d “ou=Contacts,dc=group,dc=ltd” ## Import contacts: ldifde -i -f .\ExternalContacts.csv […]

July 31, 2014

Windows 2012 RDS Configuration

Although I have purchased 5 CALs for my 2012 Remote Desktop Server, they expired today and no one could use it.  Very odd.  On closer […]

April 30, 2014

Exim4 and php mail

Lesson of the day: If you are running Debian or Ubuntu and you have Exim4 configured with a smarthost, chances are that your mail delivery […]

April 16, 2014

4OD on Linux

I see people posting all over the place about this, on Ubuntu, Fedora, Mint, etc. Basically, the new 4OD are using the DRM features built […]

March 28, 2014

Sachesi for Blackberry on Linux (Ubuntu)

The one really cool thing about the Sachesi tool is that you can do a non-destructive software upgrade on Linux, Windows or Mac without the […]

February 20, 2014

Playbook avconv/ffmpeg line

I’ve been searching for a quick encode line to get reasonable quality playback on my Blackberry Playbook as I still have it knocking about and […]

February 10, 2014

CrashPlan 3.5.3 on xUbuntu 14.04 crash fix

I’ve just signed up to CrashPlan.  I have almost 3TB of data on my computer, only about 100GB of that is irreplaceable but still, it’s […]

February 9, 2014