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akostadinov / fahclient.service
Last active Mar 18, 2020
fahclient.service
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[Unit]
Description=FAHClient cruncher
After=syslog.target network.target
[Service]
Type=simple
User=fahclient
WorkingDirectory=/var/lib/fahclient
EnvironmentFile=-/etc/sysconfig/fahclient
# log will go fahclient home dir
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akostadinov / udp.rb
Created Feb 18, 2019
Ruby UDP echo server and client
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# echo server
Socket.udp_server_loop(4444) do |data, src|
src.reply data
end
# client
addr = Socket.sockaddr_in(4444, "localhost")
socket = Socket.new(:INET, :DGRAM)
begin
socket.send("hello\n", 0)
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akostadinov / monty.rb
Created Jan 2, 2019
Monty Hall empirical proof
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require 'test/unit'
# Read about the problem and mathematical proof here:
# http://www.greenteapress.com/thinkbayes/html/thinkbayes002.html#sec15
class MontyHall
include Test::Unit::Assertions
NUM_DOORS = 3
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akostadinov / prompt_include.sh
Last active Jan 29, 2019
bash red hat prompt on Fedora 28
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function _shell_char {
if [ "$_EXIT_CODE" -eq 0 ]; then
#printf "%s" "$"
printf "$RED$shellchar$RESET"
else
# printf "$RED$FancyX$RESET"
printf "$RED$collision$RESET"
fi
}
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akostadinov / recaptcha.php
Created Apr 1, 2018
Joomla 2.5 reCaptcha patch to support 2.0 API
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<?php
/**
* @package Joomla.Plugin
* @subpackage Captcha
*
* @copyright Copyright (C) 2005 - 2013 Open Source Matters, Inc. All rights reserved.
* @license GNU General Public License version 2 or later; see LICENSE.txt
* @note Sorry for the ugliness, just a quick patch to make this work with the 2.0 API, it also connects through TLS now. Just replace original plugins/captcha/recaptcha/recaptcha.php
*/
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akostadinov / _http_continue.txt
Last active Mar 28, 2018 — forked from trevorrowe/client.rb
Ruby Net::HTTP Expect-100 continue PUT bug
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# Start the sample server. This server alternates between responding with 100-continue and
# resopnding with a 403 Forbidden. The client **should** be able to handle both responses.
$ ruby server.rb
# In another terminal window, run the client code twice. The first invocation will succeed.
# The second invocation will fail the client with an error.
$ ruby client.rb
$ ruby client.rb
View Low_Level_Format_Disk.md

A Low Level Format (LLF) means redefining physical disk layout. This is not doable by user on today's HDDs and SSDs. One usually want's to perform LLF to securely erase all data, reallocate bad sectors and/or remove malware.


[ATA Secure Erase][1]

Allows you to erase data on disk even on reallocated sectors. See:

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akostadinov / storj.service
Created Jan 6, 2018
StorJ sharing node systemd init service file
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# # useradd storj
# $ install storj node as user as described in
# https://docs.storj.io/v1.1/docs/setting-up-storj-share-on-a-raspberry-pi
# * use chrony instead of ntpd (non mandatory but it is better)
# * use instructions up to start-farming.sh
# $ write this file as ~/.config/systemd/user/storj.service
# # loginctl enable-linger myuser
# # reboot
# # su - myuser
# XDG needed for https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1531890
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akostadinov / xmr-stak.service
Last active Mar 18, 2020
Example xmr-stak systemd service unit file.
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[Unit]
Description=xmr-stak miner
After=syslog.target network.target
[Service]
Type=simple
# interesting info about starting as regular user: https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=162297
User=username
LimitMEMLOCK=256M
EnvironmentFile=-/etc/sysconfig/xmr-stak
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akostadinov / timebench.groovy
Last active Nov 26, 2019
Benchmark Java Thread-Safe Time Formatter Implementations
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@Grapes([
@Grab(group='org.gperfutils', module='gbench', version='[0.4,)'),
@Grab(group='org.apache.commons', module='commons-lang3', version='[3.7,)'),
@Grab(group='joda-time', module='joda-time', version='[2.9.9,)')
])
/**
* Java 8 DateTimeFormatter
*/
import java.util.Date;
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