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Howto: Check if a browser has CACert installed as an authority

Well, I am working on a project to sell virtualization instances, a.k.a. vps, in

Anyway, that has nothing to do with this. The thing is that I decided to go for certificates. Why?

  • They're free
  • They do the work; which is encrypting …

HowTo: Bind10 resolver @ Fedora 19

I've been waiting for Bind10 to come to Fedora for a long time. I dunno if it's better or worse; I just like new stuff ;)

That said, I totally expect it to be better. It has some neat features and the idea of a modular app seems great. (huh? somebody …

My trip to Archland (Arch Linux)

I am an infamous Fedorian. Everybody who knows me, knows that. I love Fedora. Been with it since Fedora Core 1 and never left it.

This said, I just made a trip to Archland! I try to use some other distros between Fedora releases. The list of distros I have …

Fedora 19 up and running!

Yep, just upgraded. It's 5 AM and noticed the mirrors there.

I am totally happy! I can't believe it. FedUp did the trick this time!

fedup --network 19 --reboot

That was it. The production, testing and devel servers went down and up in 378 pings (1 sec per ping). This …

HowTo: Use ip instead of ifconfig

The other day, I was helping out some guy to set his IP address. He missed ifconfig; which is deprecated by the way, and I lent a hand; helping him get around the "ip" command.

Here's a micro cheatsheet:

# get some info on your link
# This will show your links …

Bitwig: Estación de producción musical para Linux!

Ok, aún no puedo creerlo!

Es posible que, si has leido mi blog, te darás cuenta de que tengo una banda. Soy músico y me gusta mucho componer. De hecho, tengo varios discos en:

Migración a NginX

Me da gusto anunciar que y el Servidor de la Comunidad han sido migrados a!

Antes, usábamos; pero, al ser olvidado por su creador, pues, no nos queda más que migrar.

Además, creo que NginX tiene varias cosas muy suaves. Me …

HowTo: en Fedora 18

Bueno, es muy fácil integrar en empathy/telepathy. Solo instala purple-microblog.

yum install purple-microblog

De esta manera, tendrás disponibles las tres cosas en tu "accounts" en Empathy; o cualquier cliente que use telepathy. Es lo más chido y sencillo.

La neta, esta no es una …

HowTo: Fix Google Chrome's slowness on Fedora

Well, if you; like me, hate Google Chrome recently; because it gets slow as a turtle, here's a solution:

google-chrome %U --disable-accelerated-compositing

I dunno what the %U does, but the other one is self explanatory. This solved my slowness problems.

My symptoms:

  • Impossible to view flash videos (choppy most of …

HowTo: Regenerate tmpfiles without restarting

Ok, I'm playing around with thin and nginx now. I am into sinatra and padrino and stuff.

So, I am creating sockets for thin so nginx can read them. I need a directory in /run

I've decided to create a directory called thin; with 2770 permissions and owner/group would …