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I've become somehow annoyed by the too bright, especially at night, Raspberry Pi status lights. Two of my Pis run all the time and I don't want to put them into any closed cases not to overheat them. As simple as it is to disable the green status LED by
The most popular self-hosted storage out there is, without doubt, Owncloud. Until recently, I've been using it quite extensively, mostly because of the "security" it provides - all the files are stored on my own server to which only I have exclusive access. Owncloud is great, but I've
Every Linux user knows how powerful the command line is, especially when you manage servers. And if you have to deal with the command line frequently, it is very important to work efficiently and quickly. Here are some tips I know that would allow you to work faster with the
After installing MySQL, it's important that you secure the installation by a) removing anonymous accounts and b) setting a password on the admin account. This can be done with mysqladmin or with direct SQL queries. I prefer the SQL queries so that's what I'll show here. Start mysql command line