101 FreeBSD jails

I just love ‘jail’ in FreeBSD, so many possibilty I can achieve with jails. I try to collect some links that I think useful : 1. Creating and Managing A Jailed Virtual Host in FreeBSD 2. djbDNS using FreeBSD jails 3. Jails and EZJail 4. Creating a FreeBSD Jail 5. Jailing MySQL and PostgreSQL on …

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Updating My 6.3 release box

Use src for many times make me get surprised when using freebsd-update for fix is very easy. Simple though. mail# freebsd-update fetch Looking up update.FreeBSD.org mirrors… 1 mirrors found. Fetching metadata signature for 6.3-RELEASE from update1.FreeBSD.org… done. Fetching metadata index… done. Fetching 2 metadata patches.. done. Applying metadata patches… done. Inspecting system… done. Preparing to …

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OpenSSH X11-forwarding privilege escalation

Just update the box with this issue : FreeBSD-SA-08:05.openssh Security Advisory The FreeBSD Project Topic: OpenSSH X11-forwarding privilege escalation Category: contrib Module: openssh Announced: 2008-04-17 Credits: Timo Juhani Lindfors Affects: All supported versions of FreeBSD Corrected: 2008-04-16 23:58:33 UTC (RELENG_7, 7.0-STABLE) 2008-04-16 23:58:52 UTC (RELENG_7_0, 7.0-RELEASE-p1) 2008-04-16 23:59:35 UTC (RELENG_6, 6.3-STABLE) 2008-04-16 23:59:48 UTC (RELENG_6_3, …

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The Best of FreeBSD Basics

[amazonify]0979034221:right[/amazonify] Simple still simple, hide complex  things within  sleek  procedure is great  Thats main reason why I use FreeBSD, as review in Amazon : For over seven years, computer networking and security instructor and consultant, Dru Lavigne, meticulously documented her learning experiences with FreeBSD administration and open source software usage in a series of over …

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