Monthly Archives: September 2022

Too good to #0003

Linux uptime in seconds, once and for all “Sudo on demand”, re-exec shell script with sudo if not running as root “When was the last time apt-get on that Debian/Ubuntu machine installed package upgrades?” Reliably answering this is a lot … Continue reading

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Too good to #0002

Show and update the comment in an SSH private key ssh-agent in Gitlab CI/CD Define SSH_KEY as a “file” in Gitlab CI/CD variables and SSH_PASSPHRASE as a regular variable If libcrypto errors on execution, make sure SSH_KEY has an additional … Continue reading

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Administrivia 2022-09-06

binblog.info is now co-hosted here on binblog.de A few old posts are already public again Hit me up via Mastodon etc if you miss something: @unixtippse@mastodon.online

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Too good to #0001

Set X11 keyboard layout manually and temporarily (e.g. in i3 if I need to test exotic window managers for my users) Speaking of which, set keyboard layout permanently in Gnome Check if Gnome Screensaver is active (I use this for … Continue reading

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Phönix aus dem mysqldump

“Haltet die Fresse! Glotzt mehr TV!”, das wählte ich im Sommer 2007 als Überschrift, irgendwie ganz und gar nicht im Verfolgungswahn, unter dem Eindruck des damals bereits nicht mehr ganz so frischen Landgerichts Hamburg, der noch etwas neueren Impressumpflicht, TKÜV, Mediendienstestaatsvertrag … Continue reading

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