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Jan
5
comment Apache “RSA server certificate CN does not match server name” error
It is a wildcard certificate but its CN is maindomain.com (.maindomain.com in the alternative names), but the same errors are there when the CN=.maindomain.com (because the servername is www.maindomain.com)
Dec
13
comment Does Android really use the same kernel as Linux?
Note that Android originally used a heavily modified version of the linux kernel, but as of 3.5 a lot of featured are merged back into the main kernel. Android 4.4 currently runs on much less patched Linux 3.4 kernel (an long term release)
Apr
6
comment How do I delete a file whose name begins with “-” (hyphen a.k.a. dash or minus)?
@KeithThompson -- is a feature of most GNU tools, so it won't work on most non-GNU ("non-Linux") Unix'es (e.g. BSD variants or some embedded systems)
Apr
22
comment Daemon file access denied while it shouldn't
Good explanation. I had thought of ACL but the filesystems currently doesn't have it enabled so I guess I'll start working on that.
Mar
22
comment 64-bit Linux doesn't recognize my RAM between 3 and 32 GB
I would be interested in what a debian live (/ubuntu, since it's the next closest thing) boot would tell, since that can be used to easily distinguish between problems with your hardware and problems with your configuration.
Sep
3
comment Get rights for specific user on file/dir
If the calling user doesn't have access it should return false or an error (I'd like to use it as an additional layer of access control, the service can't even serve anything it doesn't have access to)
Sep
3
comment Get rights for specific user on file/dir
I realised that shortly after commenting, see my edited comment
Sep
3
comment Get rights for specific user on file/dir
I had thought of this, but doesn't this create an enormous security leak? The executing user would need sudo rights...
Aug
29
comment Group information reported wrong for a specific user
@rozcietrzewiacz Then the group information is invalid too. The same holds true for /bin/dash -l
Aug
29
comment Group information reported wrong for a specific user
The groups were created long before this particular SSH session was started. The commands are literately run after logging in.