Category: Linux

fping6 from rpmforge doesn’t work on CentOS 7

I’m running CentOS Linux release 7.0.1406 (Core) and was installing SmokePing. I added FPing6 to the configuration file and added this as a probe to some websites: + FPing6 binary = /usr/sbin/fping6 + Hosts menu = Misc ++ somehost menu = somehost probe

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LPI Linux Essentials

Yes, I got my LPI Linux Essentials certification! As a network engineer I’m on Linux systems on a daily basis and therefor I think it is important to have basic skills of Linux as well. On the the event

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Installing Nortel VPNC on Ubuntu

I’m running Ubuntu 12.04.1 wheezy/sid and I needed a way to connect to the office Nortel VPN server. On a Windows machine you normally use Nortel Contivity Client. But this is not available for Linux. There is a nortel branch

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