How to get your Logitech DiNovo Mini to work in Ubuntu

I am writing this post because I forgot to bookmark the forum thread where I originally read the solution. So I backtracked using the .bash_history file, and compared it with an original version. Start by unpairing the keyboard from your computer. Then open /lib/udev/rules.d/97-bluetooth-hid2hci.rules Remove KERNEL==”hiddev*”, from the following line KERNEL==”hiddev*”, ATTRS{idVendor}==”046d”, ATTRS{idProduct}==”c70[345abce]|c71[3bc]”, \ so… Continue reading How to get your Logitech DiNovo Mini to work in Ubuntu

Setup PSAD in Ubuntu 9+

Psad scans your firewall log in real time. It can be configured to automatically drop packets and more. While reading the guides that are available for this I ran into a problem, there was no /etc/syslog.conf. On Ubuntu’s webpage I found this release note. It says that as of Ubuntu 9.10, syslog has been upgraded… Continue reading Setup PSAD in Ubuntu 9+

Setup Samba on Ubuntu

Updated December 24, 2012. This works on all versions of Ubuntu. Authenticated network file access is very helpful on your home LAN. Install: sudo apt-get install samba Configuration: sudo nano /etc/samba/smb.conf Enter details for the share at the end of the file. Leave the rest of the file default for now. Go back later and… Continue reading Setup Samba on Ubuntu