November 2005

Monthly Archives

  • Warning message about signatures when using apt post – Sarge

    This article was first written in November 2005 for the BeezNest technical website (http://glasnost.beeznest.org/articles/304). If you notice warning messages like these when doing an APT update, read this to fix it: W: GPG error: ftp://ftp.tux.org unstable Release: The following signatures couldn’t be verified because the public key is not available: NO_PUBKEY BB5E459A529B8BDA To fix it, […]

  • GNOME Configuration Tools

    This article was first written in November 2005 for the BeezNest technical website (http://glasnost.beeznest.org/articles/303). GAP, alias the GNOME Advanced Preferences. Pessulus, a lockdown editor for GNOME. COG alias the Configurator for GNOME, a program for editing advanced GNOME settings in an easy way. Sabayon, a system administration tool to manage GNOME desktop settings. Java Desktop […]

  • Scanning mails from Exim4 through ClamAV on Debian Sarge

    This article was first written in November 2005 for the BeezNest technical website (http://glasnost.beeznest.org/articles/299). The following has been tested on Debian Sarge, but may work with later versions. Follow this procedure if you refused to split the Exim4 configuration as debconf proposes. If you did split it, it would be slightly different. You will need […]

  • HOWTO Install GRUB on several disks

    This article was first written in November 2005 for the BeezNest technical website (http://glasnost.beeznest.org/articles/297). To install GRUB on several disks in the same machine (for example for Software RAID setups), just issue the following commands: #grub –device-map=/boot/grub/device.map >> root (hd0,0) >> setup (hd0) >> root (hd1,0) >> setup (hd1) >> quit