Category: Windows

Resources for Windows based systems

Use Vagrant on Windows with Ansible under Cygwin

If due to some reason you have to run vagrant under windows and plan on using Ansible you will need a couple of wrappers. ansible-playbook.bat has to be in the Windows PATH; ansible-winpath-playbook.sh is called by ansible-playbook.bat to change paths from Windows style…

Using Xenu with authentication

I needed to scan a Joomla site that only shows most of its content when logged in in the frontend. Xenu FAQ suggests using Cookies. That didn’t work for me. So I used Fiddler web debugger and it’s scripting engine.…

Removed ntfs partition reappears

So, I was repartitioning a harddrive that used to be a windows disk. I removed the ntfs partition that was spanning the whole drive and created a linux layout instead (two linux partitions and one swap). After writing the partition…

Digitally signing email or documents.

What are email certificates used for? Email certificates provide the strongest levels of confidentiality and security for your electronic communications by allowing you to digitally sign and encrypt your mail and attachments. Encryption means that only your intended recipient will…