Hull Blogs

Aggregated posts from University of Hull students

Securing DNS on Fedora 35.

In the previous article we secured our NTP configuration. However you will have likely noticed that the NTP servers are given as domain names, rather than IP addresses. This has benefits; as mentioned…
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A ramble about GitHub

A ramble about GitHub by someone fairly new to it # (This may become a series of posts on GitHub) # First, a little background information # A few years ago, back when I was in secondary school doin…
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Securing NTP on Fedora 34.

NTP is the protocol through which your computer ensures that the clock is accurate. It is insecure, but now can be secured through the use of NTS. This post goes through the process of configuring NTS…
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Opensimulator Grid Backup & Restore

Opensimulator LogoUbuntu LogoWindows Logo Opensimulator Grid Backup & Restore is a guide describing good backup practices for Opensim Grids. It covers basic backup principles and requirements …
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Opensimulator Useful Control Scripts

Opensimulator Logo Opensimulator Useful Control Scripts is a collection of helpful BASH/BAT scripts for starting, stopping and running crash recovery. It is part of a larger whole on setting up an…
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Creating Databases For Opensimulator

MariaDB LogoMySQL LogoPostgre SQL LogoOpensimulator Logo Creating Databases For Opensimulator is a guide to develop databases for Opensimulator. It is part of an extensive guide into Opensimulator…
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Email Calendar & File Sharing

Email Calendar & File Sharing. A discussion about why these things are important, how they can integrate and a suggested solution. This article is part of a larger whole for setting up and mainta…
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Buying Remote Storage From Backblaze

Buying Remote Storage From Backblaze is a brief guide to setting up a Backblaze account. Many companies are offering remote storage at a range of prices. Backblaze is among the cheapest but not alway…
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Buying A Domain Name & DNS

Buying A Domain Name & DNS is a guide to buying a domain name and setting up the DNS. This article is part of a larger whole. It is not intended to show a variety of companies or methods. Instead…
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Mounting SSH Folders In Ubuntu

Ubuntu LogoLinux Logo Mounting SSH Folders In Ubuntu is a guide that walks through the process describing some of the methods available. It is part of a larger whole setting up and maintaining an …
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Welcome to Freeside

This post will act as an informal introduction to Freeside What is Freeside? # Freeside is the student run Linux user group at the University of Hull. How do I join? # Unlike many groups at a univer…
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