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IMAP connection from the command line

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While I connect to an SMTP server via telnet regularly, I do it seldom for IMAP servers. More as a personal note I want to cite what I found on <a href=h...

Adding ant-svnlib to Net Beans

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I wanted to add some additional plugins to the ant build for Netbeans to automatically do some tagging if Ivy publishes the file. Fortunately I found a relat...

Moved from EveryDNS.net to freedns.afraid.org

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As I already wrote I use EveryDNS.net for my secondary DNS server. Quite a while ago EveryDNS.net was bought by Dyn Inc. Now the time has come that all the ...

Axis2 memory leak on redeploy

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For quite a while I’m facing the well-known problem of memory leaks while re-deploying Axis2 Webservices on Tomcat and JBoss. The problem is that you run ou...

Axis2 SOAP message logging

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From time to time I want to read the messages that are send from Axis to the endpoint. The solution is quite simple if you already use a logging framework f...

add-apt-repository and proxy settings

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I always had the problem that the global proxy settings I set for Gnome weren’t recognised by <pre>add-apt-repository</pre>. Therefore adding new...

Cross Domain Popup opener reload

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A couple of days ago I had the problem that I needed to reload the opener from a popup window. Thought that it should be a breeze. Simply call opener.reload(...

Started with jQuery

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Since I needed a good Javascript library to ease some of the daily Javascript stuff one has to fight with I decided to start with jQuery. I used mootools al...

Roundcube installer (version 0.3) and eAccelerator

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I use Roundcube mail from time to time, but faced some errors or weird behaviour regularly. I therefore decided to re-install the latest stable version, whic...

How much does a meeting cost?

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I recently found the most wanted feature ever: The meeting cost ticker Found at Colin Loretz Blog

Debian Lenny eAccelerator packages (AMD64)

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As I already explained I use the eAccelerator packages from Andrew McMillan. Unfortunately he didn’t compile new packages for Debian Lenny. Therefore I took...

Nagios integration of Zero RRD

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If you’re running Nagios as you monitoring and alerting software and Zero RRD at the same time you surely would like to integrate them. Holger wrote some wo...

Success of policyd-weight and RBL

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As I already told I’m using policyd-weight for SPAM protection purposes. Since I’m always curious how it behaves I use the mailgraph to get some statistics f...

New release of Zero RRD Framwork

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The new release of the Zero RRD Framework is out. You can either update via SVN or download the tar.gz of version 0.9.2.1. We mainly fixed some installation...

Securely setup subversion (SVN) with Apache

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There are a lot of explanations out explaining how to setup Subversion and Apache to work smoothly together. Since I’m a bit paranoid I’d like to give one th...

Squid proxy and user authentication

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There are cases where you want to control the access to your proxy server. This could be via IP-restrictions and/or authentication via user name and password...

Find coordinates on Google maps

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There’s one thing I really miss on the web front-end of Google maps: show that coordinates of location you found. Luckily Bernard Vatant filled this gap wit...

HTTP::DAV for WebDAV handling in Perl

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I’m currently working on a project where I create a dump file from a data structure using Storable to do the actual dump. This file needs to be exchanged aft...

Conkeror: Emacs insprired browser

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As I already told you I wanted to give Conkeror a try and I kept my promise. I downloaded the Ubuntu Jaunty packages and built them for my box running Intre...

Special character for IMAP folder on Exchange

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As I’ve already written in a previous post, it’s quite simple to <href=”/blog/doppelte-mails-mailimapclient-auf-einem-exchange-server-finden”>connect f...

Vimperator: Make your Firefox Vim-like

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Everybody who really loves his Vim will probably love Vimperator. This Firefox add-on will make your Browser more Vim like in terms of look and behaviour. T...

Cuil: a new search engine

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I recently found interesting entries in the log that got my attention. I seemed to be a search engine, but I never heard the name: Cuil The search form is s...

Zerod appliance

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A couple of days ago Holger released a zerod appliance for Virtualbox and VMWare which you can download easily. After downloading and unpacking you find a h...

wget, cookies and other biscuit problems

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I recently had the problem that I wanted to call a URL from a shell script and thought that wget might do the job. The site requires authentication so I tho...

Mein Englisch muss besser werden (Teil 1)

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Wer hat das nicht auch schon gedacht und sich vorgenommen seine Sprachkenntnisse aufzumöbeln. Leider ist das meist viel zu trocken, so dass es schneller wied...

Ericsson streicht vorsichtshalber 5.000 Jobs

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Wie man allerorten und auch bei Golem.de lesen konnte plant Ericsson 5.000 Stellen zu streichen. Das ist mal gerade der Faktor 10 mehr als die Firma für die ...

SPAM protection on Postfix (Part 3)

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Most spammers are very aggressive in terms of connection and re-connection to mail servers. Of course they want to send as many SPAM as possible in the short...

RBLs on Postfix made easy

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Real-time blacklists, DNS RBL precisely, are a convenient way to mitigate the SPAM problem on your server despite all critics about it. policyd is another op...

policyd-weight and Postfix SPAM fighting

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If you run your own mail server you have to think carefully about SPAM protection of course. The first line of defence is in front of the actual mail server ...

Uninstall or re-install a Drupal module

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After upgrading my Drupal to 6.8 I faced the problem that one module didn’t work right. Maybe it was broken before and I simply didn’t notice that beforehan...

Zero RRD Framework: Major Release

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Finally. Yesterday we released a major update of the Zero RRD Framework at SourceForge. You’ll find the latest version in the Zero RRD Subversion Repositor...

Server migration

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As LYCOS Europe decided to discontinue it’s business I needed a new home for my server and still need for my domains. The first step is done. A new server i...

Free DNS EveryDNS.net and Bind 9 setup

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For some reasons I like to hosting my DNS services myself and this worked very well in the past. As I now have to look for a new domain hoster (see Server mi...

Firefox extensions: SyncPlaces

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I used Bookmarks Sync and Sort for a while with my Firefox 2, but after upgrading to Firefox 3 it wasn’t available anymore and the development seems to be di...

POP3 on the command line

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You sometimes find the need to run a protocol dialogue on the command line via telnet. I recently had to do this for POP3. In fact it’s quite simple if you f...

msmtp mit mutt nutzen

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Da bin ich doch gerade über einen interessanten Beitrag zu msmtp vom <a href=”http://www.schmalenegger.com</a> gestolpert. Er erklärt kurz und knap...

Webseitenoptimierung Teil 1: PHP Codeoptimierer

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Ich beschäftige mich gerade mit der Optimierung der Performance von Webseiten, neben den vielen, vielen anderen Dingen, welche irgendwie immer auf meinem Sch...

Umstieg auf Drupal 6 (Teil 2)

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Ich bin noch mit den Aufräumarbeiten meines Umstiegs auf Drupal 6.2 beschätigt. Eines der Module, welches ich wirklich vermisse ist similarterms. Ich habe mi...

Umstieg auf Drupal 6

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Nun habe ich es endlich gewagt und bin auf Drupal 6 umgestiegen. Zwar hatte ich das schon lange angekündigt, aber dann doch nicht in die Tat umgesetzt. Da es...

SSH Bash completion

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Ich bin ja ein großer Fan der bash completion. Damit kann ich nicht nur die Pfade, Dateien und Kommandos per Tab erweitern, sondern auch Hostnamen, Gruppen u...

Mein DNS muss sicherer werden

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Nachdem meinen DNS nun auf dynamische Updates vorbereitet habe, möchte ich noch ein wenig um dessen Sicherheit kümmern. acl internals { localhost; }; opti...

Dynamische DNS-Updates mit Bind

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Manchmal habe ich ja komische Ideen von Dingen, die ich unbedingt brauche. Vor einiger Zeit schon hatte ich mir in den Kopf gesetzt mal unbedingt Dienste wie...

Typo3: latest news block on one page only

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Although I’m using Drupal I post on Typo3 again. However, I had the following problem: I want to show a latest news block for tt_news on one special page on...

Parsing Gaim/Pidgin log files

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Some time ago I read something about the gaim2imap.pl script from Mike Schilli. This nice little script parses Gaim or Pidgin logfiles (located at ~/.gaim/l...

Drupal 6 erschienen: dann nix wie los…

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So Drupal 6 ist erschienen, wie bei Golem zu lesen war. Neben zahlreichen Neuerungen wie die Unterstützung von OpenID, einige neuen Sicherheitsfeatures, sin...

Verbote, Verbote, Verbote

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Also ob wir es nicht schon alle gewusst hätten: Bloggen ist gefährlich. Nach Vorratsdatenspeicherung und Rauchverbot steht das Blogverbot nun direkt vor der ...

Using IMAP::Client with Cyrus IMAP server

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I’m currently working on a personal project where I want to access my Cyrus IMAP-Server using Perl. Hence I looked at CPAN and there are two major modules de...

Mit XinXii zur eigenen Veröffentlichung

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Da bin ich doch über einen blöden Zufall auf der Seite von XinXii gelandet. Aha, was ist denn das, eBooks zum Download? Naja, so ähnlich will ich mal sagen, ...

Manipulierte Kundenrezensionen bei Amazon?

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Mal wieder eine dieser Enthüllungsstories bei Golem und Telopolis. Es sollen Rezensionen von Computerbüchern manipuliert worden sein sagt Tomas Wehren, Verla...

Billiger geht’s nimmer: Hosting Paket für Lau

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Da könnte man ja glatt anfangen sich zu ärgern, wenn man bei barhgrol liest, dass die ComputerBild zusammen mit Lycos Webhosting auch noch für ein Hostingpa...

Typo3: Add nofollow to external links

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For some reasons I have to use Typo3 besides my beloved Drupal and I faced the problem that I want to add the rel="nofollow" attribute to all external links.

SEO, Backlinks, Netzwerken und der PageRank

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Durch Zufall bin ich auf den Beitrag Vernetzung in Zeiten von SEO gestoßen. Dabei geht es darum, dass immer mehr Menschen versuchen ihren PageRank durch Back...