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Desktop wallpapers

My collection – Enjoy. (This is the same folder I use for randomized backgrounds on my computers)

Continue reading Desktop wallpapers outage 2013-03-03 (the entire domain) was offline today from 09:47 to 10:46 UTC follwing a major outage at Points to for releasing a full incident report.

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Switched to nginx has been moved to nginx (with php5-fpm) and most things seem to be working. There is one problem though. It seem that some of the older articles are indexed as /articles/-title-/index.php (which is sort of wrong) and accessing that type of URI results in a blank page. The problem seem to be that I’ve configured nginx to serve file in this order: location / {                  …

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The performance of the site should have increased considerably – but since it meant disabling WordPress HTTPS you will probably see a warning about all elements of the page not being secured; I am working on that.

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Firewall trouble

It might seem as if has been out of commission for a while. That is not the case – but a firewall configuration error (on my part) accidently blocked port 80; an error I did not see since I always use SSL. Sorry, Allan

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Season’s Greetings

Have yourselves a merry little Christmas – Have you ever thought about what Santa REALLY does while you’re asleep?

Continue reading Season’s Greetings is now using SSL

While my site might not be as important or visited as Google or Facebook, I decided to switch it to SSL. Some pages will show an “error” in the browser because not all content is encrypted (external images); I hope I’ll get that fixed some day.

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I’m not dead

But I haven’t really had anything to write about. I assure you, if anything pops up, I will make a real blog post :) My Twitter account is updated somewhat regularly and I post less important stuff (mostly links to stuff) on Tumblr.

Continue reading I’m not dead is now IPv6 enabled

Just a quick note to let you know that is now accessible through IPv6 $ host -t AAAA          CNAME     AAAA    2001:2010:0:2:0:0:0:DEAD The only thing I had to do was to enable IPv6 in Lighttpd, enable IPv6 in ufw (done in /etc/default/ufw) and then re-add any rules to ufw that affect IPv6 (like web and ssh). The last part is crucial and not…

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Shorten URL Firefox extension now supports

I am happy to announce that Shorten URL now supports (my own URL shortening service). is supported from ShortenURL version 0.3.5 onwards.

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