Author Archives: Johann

Automating SSH tunnels

Or, how I managed to update my parents’ home router using a mess of SSH tunnels. I originally had an Idea some time ago when I moved flat and the new router would not allow to setup DHCP reservations nor … Continue reading

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Puppet trouble with vcsrepo module

After having tried to use the vcsrepo module for Puppet a while back and it not working, then trying tonight and it still doesn’t work; no kind of message even in debug to help understand what’s going on, I finally … Continue reading

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Javascript unexpected errors

Today while working on a mini-project, I encountered some problems with JavaScript, notably: Unexpected end of input or Unexpected token illegal Oddly, the source file had barely changed (new line, for example) and there was no apparent error. Also, sometimes … Continue reading

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Disk passthrough in Proxmox

Recently, I’ve added a few gigs of RAM to my main homeserver, so I figured I could transform it into a VM hypervisor, transfer the original config and then have some room to play with other stuff. I chose to … Continue reading

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SSH won’t use keys / asks for password

Check that no one other than the user has write permissions: chmod go-w ~/.ssh Ideally, the rights on .ssh should be chmod 0700

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