A collection of 17 posts

Force secure SMB connection

With the recent vulnerabilities in the SMB protocol and clients, I like to force the Linux Samba server to only work with secure versions. Edit the samba config: sudo nano /etc/smb.conf

Self-hosting Ghost

Previously I was using Ghost (Pro) to host my blog, however, the tiny amount of traffic did not justify the annual cost. I decided to move the site over to my own host

Manage machines using Canonical Landscape

Landscape can be installed with limited/hobby licenses (10 physical, 50 container) on premesis. This allows full management of local or cloud servers, including updates and package deployment policies. In a later post,

Replacing Google Drive with Nextcloud

In an effort to increase privacy and move away from externally hosted solutions, I decided to move all my files from Google Drive to Nextcloud. I checked out various alternatives, including owncloud and