Both these pages have single-click buttons to simply launch the VM's at Amazon, which is very cool. However, you may ...read more
I was recently reading about a case where part of the evidence appears to be a deleted bash history-file. From what I gather, the accused says that the removal was a clean-up job to remove inadvertently stored passwords rather than an attempt to hide nefarious activity.
What had managed to ...read more
Here's something I just spent too much time figuring out...
If you have an Australian "gas" or "LPG bottle"; the type you'd pick-up at any "service" or "petrol" station in Australia, it has a female POL connector. I'm not sure what POL stands for; possibly related to ...read more
For a while now I've been plagued with this ridiculous problem of the keyboard becoming "stuck" in my Fedora 17 VM running under VirtualBox. Keys would stop working until you held them down for several seconds, making typing close to impossible.
Of course my first thought was to blame ...read more
In the few discussions you can find on the web about shared-libraries and execute-permissions, you can find a range of various opinions but not a lot about what goes when you execute a library.
The first thing to consider is how the execute-permission interacts with the dynamic loader. When mapping ...read more
A comment pointed out that the original article from 2008 made a few simplifications that were a bit misleading, so I have taken some time to update this. Thanks for the feedback.
If you've ever tried to link non-position independent code into a shared library on x86-64, you should ...read more
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