Connect to WebDAV with SSL in Windows

After a few more gray hairs and a number of curses I have finally managed to link my cloud via WebDAV over SSL as a network drive in Windows. The main problem was the self-signed certificate. On Windows the certificate needs to be installed and declared to be safe. Finally these steps worked for me. … weiterlesen

Banana Pi – install and setup Postfix

In most cases, it is also advisable to install a Mail Transfer Agent (MTA) on your server to enable him to send mails itself. Why is this useful? The system sends a warning or critical states in an email to the user root. software like WordPress send emails when a problem has occurred If you … weiterlesen

Facebook under Control

Maybe I’m romantically transfigured and / or simply out of date, but I have something against the fact that everyone who writes an app for my phone, wants to have nearly unrestricted access to all my data. Especially if those who have written the app, are a stock company and need to generate money. That … weiterlesen

Synchronize Baikal with Thunderbird / Lightning

If you have installed Baikal (see article Baikal with Nginx and https ) you can start to synchronize its data. Sync Calendar Data with Lightning Lightning is an add-on for Mozilla Thunderbird and expands the e-mail application with a calendar and scheduling tool. More information about Lightning can be found on the page from Mozilla: … weiterlesen

NGinx – URL-Forwarding from a Subfolder to a new Domain

How a url forwarding works with the Apache server, I have described in this article . However, I have now switched to Nginx, a small, sleek, and very high-performance alternative to the flagship Apache – so it better suited for a Raspberry, a Beaglebone or a Cubieboard. But NGinX has no .htaccess-files. Forwardings are there … weiterlesen

Virtual Hosts with Apache

The Apache Web Server offers the possibility to run multiple web-sites with different hosts simultaneously. The pages www.MeineSeite.de and www.Beispiel.de can therefore run on the same server and Apache. A requirement for this is that every host is connected to a virtual host in Apache. On Linux (Debian/Ubuntu) virtual hosts are defined in the directory … weiterlesen

spdns Dynamic DNS Update-Client

Dyn stops its free service. I’ve chosen Spdns as an alternative. A service of Secure Point GmbH . One may invest up to 5 hosts there and can choose between several top-levels-domains. Registration is simple and straightforward and requires only a username/password and an email-address for submission. You can reach the service at spdns.de . … weiterlesen