Month: March 2018

WordPress and Matomo(Piwik) without plugins

I think that sometimes less is better. I don’t like to have many plugins and tools for every small thing….




CentOS – flying by plane – cockpit

A few services were started previously. Now, it is a time for Cockpit, a server manager that makes it easy to administer your GNU/Linux servers via a web browser….




MongoDB on Docker




CentOS – where is my key – [auto]mount encrypted volumes

LUKS is the reference implementation for Linux and is based on an enhanced version of cryptsetup, using dm-crypt as the disk encryption backend. Under Microsoft Windows, LUKS-encrypted disks can be used with LibreCrypt (wiki). Disk encryption is always a good idea but sometimes onerous….




CentOS – Directory Services

Directory Services provide secure central point for management, authentication and authorization of users and computers. They also offer other benefits and capabilities, eg. SSO or other features depending on the specific solution….