SuSE 9.1 – Enable XDMCP

/etc/sysconfig/displaymanager Edit – DISPLAYMANAGER_REMOTE_ACCESS=”yes” /etc/opt/kde3/share/config/kdm/kdmrc /etc/opt/kde3/share/config/kdm/kdmrc.SuSEconfig Set true here: [Xdmcp] Enable=true Willing=/etc/X11/xdm/Xwilling Xaccess=/etc/X11/xdm/Xaccess then /etc/X11/xdm Edit: Xaccess Cheack that you have * for all host and in xdm-config Set this: DisplayManager.requestPort: 177 Restart the X Server

Backup FileServer

Main Command tar -czpf /mnt/a/full-backup-`date ‘+%d-%B-%Y’`.tgz –directory / –exclude=video –exclude=temp –exclude=stuff –exclude=music –exclude=proc –exclude=mnt –exclude=archive –exclude=cache –exclude=*/lost+found . To restore tar xpf /dev/st0/full-backup-Day-Month-Year.tar I have now improved this with a new version of the script… if [ $(ls -t -r -1 /temp/OSBackups/* | wc -l) -gt 4 ]; then echo “Weekly Backup – Removing file […]

Setting up Talk Talk Broadband

Some useful links for those trying to get Talk Talk Broadband working Offical Modem Site – http://www.huawei.com/products/terminal/products/view.do?id=121 Modem Review – http://www.practicalpc.co.uk/reviews/hard/comms/smartax-mt882.htm Setup Guide – http://www.pjls16812.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk/talktalk/index.html Another Setup Guide – http://www.oliverbrown.me.uk/2007/02/11/how-to-get-talktalk-broadband-working/ How to setup wireless router – http://www.talk20.com/How%20it%20works.htm