Like most sysadmins that manage a lot of computers, I have a need for startup scripts. Also, I deploy those startup scripts to the computer via GPO. However, I prefer to download those scripts to the machine and run them locally. This allows them to run even if the computer isn’t currently connected to the network, like a laptop that’s off-site.
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I wanted a quick way to get a list of user sessions on our VDI servers. My exact goal was to get a list of users that were a day away from being forced off the system and sending them an email.
I was wanting to setup my server with bonded network interface cards (NICs). Since it took me a while to get the bond working, I thought I do some notes to self here; added benefit of sharing with you all.
I’ve been a long time fan of Google Authenticator because Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) is a must in today’s easily compromised society. Unfortunately, Google Authenticator has been a struggle for many people, and I’m glad that I recently discovered Authy.
Bitcoin (BTC) is a form of digital currency, created and held electronically. No one controls it. Bitcoins aren’t printed, like dollars or euros – they’re produced by people, and increasingly businesses, running computers all around the world, using software that solves mathematical problems.
I’m mostly posting this here for ease of finding it in the future. It seems like most people prefer to disable CTRL+ALT+DEL instead of actually allowing the Synergy service to initiate the Secure Attention Sequence (aka: CTRL+ALT+DEL).
During my adventures with Salt Stack, I wanted to accept keys automatically on the master. However, I wanted to do this more intelligently than just accepting all of them.