Remove Windows IPv6 Transition Network Adapters

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Make sure to run your command prompt as administrator for these commands to work. netsh interface 6to4 set state disabled netsh interface teredo set state disabled netsh interface isatap set state disabled References http://directaccess.richardhicks.com/category/windows-8-1/


EXT4FS Tweaks

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When you format a new partition with EXT4FS, 5% of the available space is reserved for root things. So basically the df command will show 5% less available. I noticed this while backing up stuff from my fileserver to a drive on my desktop. My desktop was saying I had 0% free, but was still able to put things on it, probably because I was doing it as root. Anyways, you can see how much is being reserved on your partition with “dumpe2fs -h /dev/sd?

Python Sendmail

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A quick and easy script to send mail with python.

Scripting BASH Sessions

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Logging your BASH sessions can be useful to keep a log of what you have done on your computer or spy on other users. This is a basic example of how to use the script program and a login script to automatically create a separate log file for each terminal session. Code The code can be put into one of several different files. ~/.bash_profile would be for per user logging and /etc/profile or /etc/bash/bashrc can be used to log all users on the box.

PuTTY

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Add these two lines to your /etc/inputrc or ~/.inputrc if you want CTRL+Left to skip to the previous and CTRL+Right to skip to the next word in PuTTY. "\eOD": backward-word "\eOC": forward-word

Enabling the Windows Installer Version Chooser

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This enables the Windows version chooser during install. Edit ei.cfg in the sources directory to read: [Channel] Retail Testing this with a Windows 7 Ultimate ISO gave the option to install Basic/Premium/Professional/Ultimate. Of course, you will need a different product key to install the versions you did not pay for. This only unlocks the ability to install other versions.