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Archive for December 24th, 2018

It’s actually only “Helvetica” if it comes from the Helvetia region of Europe. Otherwise you have to call it “sparkling Arial”

Posted by jpluimers on 2018/12/24

Check out [WayBackPavel A. Samsonov on Twitter: “It’s actually only “Helvetica” if it comes from the Helvetia region of Europe. Otherwise you have to call it “sparkling Arial””

Too much font goodness:

–jeroen

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How to Setup Chroot SFTP in Linux (Allow Only SFTP, not SSH)

Posted by jpluimers on 2018/12/24

If you want to setup an account on your system that will be used only to transfer files (and not to ssh to the system), you should setup SFTP Chroot Jail.

This explains how: [WayBack] How to Setup Chroot SFTP in Linux (Allow Only SFTP, not SSH)

Posted in *nix, *nix-tools, Communications Development, Development, Internet protocol suite, Power User, SFTP, SSH, TCP | Leave a Comment »

Dieses sudo-Gehampel unter Debian/Ubuntu nervt. Aber es gibt Abhilfe: alias…

Posted by jpluimers on 2018/12/24

[WayBack] Dieses sudo-Gehampel unter Debian/Ubuntu nervt. Aber es gibt Abhilfe: alias iddqd=’sudo su -‘ – Kristian Köhntopp – Google+

Or maybe this:

iddqd='sudo -i'

–jeroen

PS: “sudo su -” vs “sudo -i”

 

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Reptyr – Forgot to “screen” your ssh session first, and now that long running…

Posted by jpluimers on 2018/12/24

From a while back, but still so cool! It allows you to “recover” the terminal (stdin/stdout/stderr) of a process that was attached to a terminal or ssh session.

Reptyr – Forgot to “screen” your ssh session first, and now that long running thing is stuck?

»reptyr PID will grab the process with id PID and attach it to your current terminal.«

server:~ # zypper install reptyr
...
Retrieving: reptyr-0.3dev_git20120325-7.1.2.x86_64.rpm ...................[done]
(1/1) Installing: reptyr-0.3dev_git20120325-7.1.2 ........................[done]
server:~ # rpm -qi reptyr
...
Summary     : A tool for "re-ptying" programs
Description :
reptyr is a utility for taking an existing running program and
attaching it to a new terminal. Started a long-running process over
ssh, but have to leave and don't want to interrupt it? Just start a
screen, use reptyr to grab it, and then kill the ssh session and head
on home.
Distribution: openSUSE 13.1

Source: [WayBack] Reptyr – Forgot to “screen” your ssh session first, and now that long running thing is stuck?… – Kristian Köhntopp – Google+

It works with tmux too and is supported on many Linux distributions, see for instance [WayBackReptyr – Move A Running Process From One Terminal To Another Without Closing It – OSTechNix.

You can even redirect a pty for gdb usage: [WayBackreptyr(1): new terminal – Linux man page

StackExchange thread: [WayBack] How to recover a shell after a disconnection with these entries:

Originally from 2011 [WayBackreptyr: Attach a running process to a new terminal – Made of Bugs it is still maintained:

GitHub repository [WayBacknelhage/reptyr: Reparent a running program to a new terminal

–jeroen

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Life after Google+ – Lars Fosdal

Posted by jpluimers on 2018/12/24

I need to find a place to host “The Wiert G+ stream, formerly plus.google.com/+JeroenPluimers“.

Maybe i should do something like Lars is setting up:

I am setting up camp at WordPress.com, and importing my old G+ content there, using the Friends+Me Google+ Export tool. Whether this will be my permanent home, still remains to be seen. If you use …

Source: [WayBackLife after Google+ – Lars Fosdal.

Via: [WayBack1/WayBack2] Life after Google+ WordPress.com (Primary)… – Lars Fosdal – Google+

The good news: Lars started a series of posts describing the process, so the reminder to myself: archive them in a list:

–jeroen

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