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@@VMWARE@@ UTS_RELEASE

Well, VMWare tools sometimes fails to install into a Linux guest with recent kernel. The error is something like this: The directory of kernel headers (version @@VMWARE@@ UTS_RELEASE) does not match your running kernel (version 2.6.18.2-34-default). Even if the module were to compile successfully, it would not load into the running kernel. (more…)

By huntz, ago
English

Infrarecorder: open, fast, small.

If you are a Windows user and you want a simple but powerful burning software, you have two choices: pirate some big and well know burning “rom” 🙂 or download Infrarecorder. Infrarecorder it’s open source, really small (the installer is 2.4 mb!), it comes with a clean and well know Read more…

By huntz, ago
Apple

Adium (and Gaim) – SSL Handshake Failed – GTalk

Allego una versione italiana di questo post al fondo.
I'm using right now Adium X 1.0.1 with three IM accounts (ICQ, MSN and Google Talk). This great software uses the same GAIM libraries for managing the IM connections. Adium works nice for me, but not with all the internet connections. With some providers I can't connect with Gtalk. The problem is very strange and annoying: the message is "SSL Handshake Failed". I cannot debug it, because this problem will not occur always, even with the same conditions (connection type, latency, IP address, etc...).
Today, I have found a solution...
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By huntz, ago
English

Remotely Enable Remote Desktop

Remote desktop is a nice feature of Windows 2003, XP, and 2000 server that lets you remotely login to, and work on the system as if you were there. Many times you find that you need it enabled – but the machine you are trying to access is far across Read more…

By huntz, ago
English

w00tw00t.at.ISC.SANS.DFind – Update

Finally, I have found an answer to my previous question. The security scanner that leave this signature is DFind. Doh! like Homer Simpson 🙂 The word DFind is into the signature itself! Anyway searching on Google I can find these URL: http://heapoverflow.com http://class101.org DFind is one of the smallest security Read more…

By huntz, ago