configuring and establishing a windows VPN (virtual private network)

This is an internet pathway used to extend public network resources of a company through a secure network pipe  to connect to a remote network. A virtual private network (VPN)  utilizes a public telecommunication  infrastructure, like the  Internet, to offer remote offices or  individual users with secure use of their  organization‘s network connecting with the expensive system of owned or leased lines  that could only … Continue reading configuring and establishing a windows VPN (virtual private network)

Fixing broken libtool compilation errors

Do this to work around this “feature”: 1) Make a copy from the current ld.so.conf file and save it in a temp folder: cp /etc/ld.so.conf /tmp/ld.so.conf 2) Add /usr/local/lib path to it : echo /usr/local/lib >> /tmp/ld.so.conf 3) Delete the original ld.so.conf file and put the modified file instead: sudo mv /tmp/ld.so.conf /etc/ld.so.conf 4) Do ldconfig: sudo ldconfig credits Continue reading Fixing broken libtool compilation errors

Fixing python –version errors

finding the python path is quite easy..most links reside in the /usr/bin $ ls -l /usr/bin/python*\ lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root      18 2012-12-11 10:08 /usr/bin/python -> /usr/bin/python2.5 -rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 2739512 2012-07-21 01:54 /usr/bin/python2.7 lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root       9 2011-10-05 23:53 /usr/bin/python3 -> python3.2 lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root      11 2012-10-20 06:15 /usr/bin/python3.2 -> python3.2mu remove the the current version by unlinking with the command: $ … Continue reading Fixing python –version errors