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Fedora 16 stuck booting into recovery mode

Posted 20 December 2011 | By | Categories: Uncategorized | No Comments

Fedora 16 keeps booting into recovery mode Try resolving by re-generating grub.cfg via ” ‘grub2-mkconfig -o /boot/grub2/grub.cfg’”

Install GoDaddy Cisco IOS SSL Certificate

Posted 10 February 2011 | By | Categories: Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Create a 2048 bit RSA key. GoDaddy now only supports 2048 or greater key length for security reasons. On their site they claim that computer performance will be capable of breaking a 1024 bit key by 2012. Will that be the end of the world? 🙂 Router(config)#crypto key generate rsa general-keys Label GDKey modulus 2048 […]

How to Trust Self Signed Certificates in Windows 7

Posted 28 December 2010 | By | Categories: Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Go to the website in question, www.mywebsite.com, for instance, Click through until you get to the Certificate error in the browser status line. View the cert, then from the Details tab, select Copy to File. Save to the Desktop as mywebsite.cer, for example. Start, Run, MMC. File, Add/Remove Snap-In. Select Certificates, Click Add, My User […]

VMWare Fusion 3.1 Beta Download Available

Posted 18 March 2010 | By | Categories: Uncategorized | No Comments

VMware Fusion 3.1 Beta Now Available The VMware Fusion 3.1 Beta is now available at http://communities.vmware.com/community/beta/fusion. This beta software includes 10+ new and improved features including: More Powerful Graphics Performance for Games & 3D Apps: OpenGL 2.1 support for Windows Vista and Windows 7, DirectX 9.0 SM3 performance improvements, Windows Aero performance improvements, better OpenGL […]

Setup PGP on Snow Leopard

Posted 05 January 2010 | By | Categories: Uncategorized | No Comments

How To: Begin by downloading and verifying the GnuPG archives from. Here’s what to type: curl -O ftp://ftp.gnupg.org/gcrypt/gnupg/gnupg-1.4.10.tar.gzcurl -O ftp://ftp.gnupg.org/gcrypt/gnupg/gnupg-1.4.10.tar.gz.sig If this server does not work please take a look at the morrors page of GnuPG at http://www.gnupg.org/(en)/download/mirrors.html, choose a mirror and replace the URL in an appropriate way. For instance choose curl -O ftp://ftp.franken.de/pub/crypt/mirror/ftp.gnupg.org/gcrypt/gnupg/ […]

Snow Leopard Update 10.6.2 Released

Posted 11 November 2009 | By | Categories: Uncategorized | No Comments

The 10.6.2 Update is recommended for all users running Mac OS X Snow Leopard and includes general operating system fixes that enhance the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac, including fixes for: an issue that might cause your system to logout unexpectedly a graphics distortion in Safari Top Sites Spotlight search results not showing […]

Forget Top 10 Must Have App Lists

Posted 10 November 2009 | By | Categories: Uncategorized | No Comments

That’s so 2008, instead use a service like wakoopa.com or alternative.to to discover what others are using, and what are popular in each category. This can save you a lot of time scanning through silly blogs like this one with top lists just seeking out traffic. Wakoopa itself will install an app, which I’m not […]

Major VMWare Fusion Version 3 Improvements

Posted 28 October 2009 | By | Categories: Uncategorized | No Comments

VMWare released the final version of VMWare Fusion 3 for Snow Leopard. VMWare Fusion has a long list of improvements, most notably including: Improvements for Snow Leopard Support for both 32-bit and 64-bit Snow Leopard kernels New 64-bit native core engine leverages power of 64-bit Snow Leopard Leverage K64 kernel performance improvements for reduced overhead […]

How to Fix And Always Trust Specific Certificates in OS X Snow Leopard

Posted 03 October 2009 | By | Categories: Uncategorized | No Comments

Security is never fun, sometimes Snow Leopard may repeatedly ask you for to accept a certificate for an application you trust. This may be either a webpage, secure IM client, wireless, etc. The way to fix this is to navigate to Finder -> Applications -> Keychain Access Find the certificate in question, highlight, click get […]

VMWare Fusion Version 3 RC Released

Posted 20 September 2009 | By | Categories: Uncategorized | 1 Comment

VMWare Fusion Release Candidate Feature Highlights: VMware Fusion Technology Preview Release Candidate includes over 250 bug fixes and enhancements. Highlights include: Full support for Mac OS X 10.6 “Snow Leopard” including K64 64-bit native engine for Mac OS X Leopard and Snow Leopard for better performance Full support for Windows 7 32-bit and 64-bit virtual […]