Checking for open ports is always useful, especially when you’re running lots of different services. This script will list all the current listening ports on the system as well as show IDs and process names. Continue reading Checking open ports
This is a simple script that allows you to check the memory usage of certain applications that are running by taking the application name as an argument. Continue reading Check your memory
Setting up a VPN server can be very beneficial in this day and age. Either you store files at home and want a secure way of accessing them or you don’t want people snooping on your internet connection when you’re out and about. OpenVPN is the open source VPN server for you.
LAMP stands Linux, Apache2, MySQL and PHP5. It is a collection of packages that create a functional web server. LAMP comes from Operating System, Web Server, Database, and Programming Language respectively. Continue reading Installing the LAMP stack
Setting up a Samba server is very easy. However, getting the right configuration is difficult and this is where this tutorial comes in.