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DIY systems developer, applied mathematician, and robot builder. Love open source projects like Ubuntu, Arduino, JQuery, Joomla, JQGrid, MySQL, Php, Python, and Octave. Stack overflow has been a great resource for me so now I am trying to get a little more involved.


Jan
14
comment correct file system permissions for joomla installation on linux
Wow thank you very much, this seems much safer. Sometimes we upload files and save them to the server, but I guess this upload directory should be the only one with write permissions.
May
25
comment reliable virtual desktop environment for Amazon EC2 Ubuntu
I ended up trying a VNC server, which I connect to via SSH tunnel. I figured this was better security wise than a direct connection.
May
24
comment reliable virtual desktop environment for Amazon EC2 Ubuntu
sounds kinda like what I have running now. Also security is a problem on my system, i guess an open RDP connection exposed to the web isn't the best idea.
May
21
comment correct file system permissions for joomla installation on linux
i just kept my configuration.php file as owned by the superuser.
Sep
7
comment .htaccess deny from all does not work?
Thank you for the help.
Sep
7
comment .htaccess deny from all does not work?
Yes!!! that did.
Nov
14
comment Make Windows Server 2008 periodically update internet NTP
Yeah, one of the problems is that when I right-click the clock on the server, there is no "internet time" option. So, I am not sure how I tell the server to use the internet time. I also saw that on the MSDN sites