Category Archives: Linux

Bluetooth on the Wifi Pineapple Tetra

# The Goal: I would like to make a pineapple module that uses a bluetooth radio plugged into the USB port.  The goal for version 1.0 is to simply list bluetooth devices in range.  I chose the Tetra because of … Continue reading

Posted in Hacking, Linux, Wifi Pineapple | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Bluetooth on the Wifi Pineapple Tetra

Installing Hadoop Single Node on Linux Mint

In this post, we’ll look at how to install the latest stable version of Apache Hadoop on a laptop running Linux Mint 13, although this install setup should be very similar for most other distributions. Before we begin, you should … Continue reading

Posted in Hadoop, Linux | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

MediaTemple CentOS 5.5 (VE) Server Build – Django 1.3, Python 2.7, MySQL 5.5, PHP 5.3

This is an updated version of an older blog post outlining a full (VE) build for django.  I had to update my server due to incompatibilities between the latest version of WordPress and the versions of PHP/MySQL found in the … Continue reading

Posted in Django, Linux, Media Temple | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Locking down SFTP user without SSH on CentOS 5

”’ Problem Context ”’ We have multiple sites hosted on a single server and needed to give individual FTP accounts to each person, but can not give them permission to see the other sites on the server or any of … Continue reading

Posted in Linux, Media Temple | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

MediaTemple CentOS 5.5 (VE) Server Build – Django 1.3, Python 2.7

THIS IS OUTDATED DOCUMENTATION. NEW VERSION AVAILABLE HERE: http://blog.hackedexistence.com/mediatemple-centos-5-5-ve-server-build-django-1-3-python-2-7-mysql-5-5-php-5-3 Media Temple is End-Of-Life-ing their Grid Server Django Containers.  As such, I had to migrate all my django sites off the grid onto a new (VE) server.  This is a guide … Continue reading

Posted in Django, Linux, Media Temple | 3 Comments