Archive for April, 2007

How I got started with linux.

How I got started with linux.

| April 26, 2007 | Reply

Some people who don’t know me, don’t know that I’m a computer geek. Others are well aware. But when I say computer geek, that does not mean I will come to your house and clean the spyware of your windows PC. Really. Don’t ask. When I say I “work with computers”… that does not mean …

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How I connect to my linux box through a corporate firewall.

How I connect to my linux box through a corporate firewall.

| April 26, 2007 | Reply

I, like most, work for a company that filters certain network traffic, preventing me from easily accessing my boxes at home. But using this method, I am able to control my servers through both ssh and vnc. Most companies block ssh traffic for obvious reasons. But I like the availablity of my boxes from wherever …

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