Archive for June, 2011

Unzip on Ubuntu, the mess it makes with UTF-8 and the PHP fix

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011

Create a file called “2 cl├ęs.html”, zip it up and, name the file then unzip it with the following command: unzip -d /tmp, check the /tmp folder, what do you see?... Read More

PHP email admin script

Friday, June 17th, 2011

If you’ve read the article about my email server setup you quickly realize that adding a new email account is quite onerous, a combination of adding records to tables in a MySQL database and creating folders on the harddrive. This can easily be automated with for instance PHP and I’ll show you how below.... Read More

Mail server setup on Ubuntu Lucid

Tuesday, June 14th, 2011

Update: I keep having to redo this setup and get tripped up on what to install all the time so here is the complete install line: apt-get install postfix dovecot opendkim postfix-mysql dovecot-pop3d dovecot-imapd which already assumes you’ve got mysql server installed.... Read More

Securing a Ruby on Rails app

Wednesday, June 8th, 2011

This tutorial is about how to add basic authentication to a RoR app through a simple user table, no ACL or fancier stuff is implemented.... Read More

ECB method browsing for PicoLisp

Sunday, June 5th, 2011

I just got method browsing in ECB working by way of Semantic.... Read More