This article covers how to get NetBeans to use a Maven installation on a remote server. This has been tested … More
Although NetworkManager on Ubuntu supports VPN’s, it doesn’t always work so this article describes how to setup a PPTP VPN … More
Some of the applications on Ubuntu 10.04 like Gwibber can fail if they don’t get responses quickly enough from a DNS so one solution is to run a local copy of Bind9.
This article covers how to install bind9 on Ubuntu 10.04 to act as a local dns server speeding up dns queries, configuring bind with your local network, adding slaves and how to use bind with remote servers over a vpn.
Enabling Network Address Translation on Linux is pretty simple. I use it to enable my local network to use a Mobile Broadband stick connected to an old laptop, but this will work for any interface, not just for Mobile Broadband.
Some people like myself use mobile broadband for their internet connection, either because it’s the only option where they live … More
I’ve been playing with NetBeans 6.7M3 and the latest Mercurial plugin and found that I couldn’t push to a remote … More
A problem reported elsewhere on the net with 3’s 3G Broadband dongles is that while you are connected to the … More