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ansell / gist:eeed4577da084fa0c2506d4a1dfc2798
Created Jul 26, 2020 — forked from wacko/gist:5577187
SSH between Mac OS X host and Virtual Box guest
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On Mac OS (host):

Shutdown your VM and do:

VirtualBox > Settings > Network > Add (you will get vboxnet0)

On a terminal ifconfig will show you new interface vboxnet0

VM's Settings > System > check "Enable I/O APIC." VM's Settings > Network > Adapter 2 > host-only vboxnet0

ansell /
Created Aug 14, 2019
HomeBrew Revert to Java8 from Java9
#!/usr/bin/env bash
set -e
# Uninstall Java 9 off the bat, so we can fix our local installation
if brew cask ls --versions "java" &>/dev/null; then
echo "Uninstalling Java"
brew cask uninstall java
# Install jenv, java8 and java9
brew install jenv
brew cask install caskroom/versions/java8
ansell / solr-filter.conf
Created Apr 18, 2019 — forked from sebnmuller/solr-filter.conf
Logstash config for ingesting Solr logs
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input {
file {
path => "/Users/sebastienmuller/comperio/projects/sintef/tmp/logs/indexing_logs_2/solr.log.3"
start_position => "beginning"
sincedb_path => "/dev/null"
filter {
# Extract event severity and timestamp
ansell / gist:3f40f066b76a1df7ab849cc695bdfa91
Last active Jun 1, 2018 — forked from MikeSchuette/gist:c70d195c5c5670d1625f
Shell one-liner to parse apache access logs and extract a unique URL list with hit count, querystring excluded.
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cat access.log | awk -F\" '{print $2}' | awk '{print $2}' | sed '/^$/d' | sed 's/\?.*//g' | sort | uniq -c | sort -rn > url_hits.txt
cat access.log | awk -F\" '{print $2}' | awk '{print $2}' | sed '/^$/d' | sort | uniq -c | sort -rn > url_with_paths_hits.txt
cat access.log | awk -F\" '{print $2}' | awk '{print $2}' | sed '/^$/d' > raw_url_with_paths.txt
ansell /
Last active Mar 3, 2018
sshuttle usage
set -e
# Set these to match your server
ansell /
Last active Jun 16, 2019 — forked from pwnsdx/
Disable bunch of services in Sierra (Version 2.1)
# Source:
# IMPORTANT: You will need to disable SIP aka Rootless in order to fully execute this script, you can reenable it after.
# WARNING: It might disable things that you may not like. Please double check the services in the TODISABLE vars.
# Get active services: launchctl list | grep -v "\-\t0"
# Find a service: grep -lR [service] /System/Library/Launch* /Library/Launch* ~/Library/LaunchAgents
ansell / .bashrc
Created Nov 1, 2017
bash aliases
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alias mci="mvn clean install"
alias mcist="mvn clean install -DskipTests"
alias mcd="mvn clean deploy"
alias mcd-sonatype="mvn clean deploy -Psonatype-oss-release"
alias gfa="git fetch --all"
alias gmff="git merge --ff-only"
View gist:b11a19f4f4a1a0246715e1ce37b6bdbe
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ansell /
Last active Jul 13, 2016
Mint-18 VirtualBox fix
sudo apt-get purge virtualbox-guest-*
sudo apt-get install virtualbox-guest-*
sudo usermod -a -G vboxsf "${USER}"
# NOTE: Cannot use virtualbox guest utils as they add a requirement on Upstart when Ubuntu decided to follow the crowd and downgrade to systemd
ansell /
Last active Mar 27, 2020
Ubuntu-18.04/Mint-18 GIS hackery

Add ubuntugis PPA:

$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntugis/ubuntugis-unstable
$ wget --quiet -O - | sudo apt-key add -
$ sudo sh -c 'echo "deb xenial-pgdg main" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/postgresql.list'

Add POSTGIS repository:

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