Category Archives: net

Passwordless ssh not working

I was getting the following with ssh -v user@remote_host debug1: Authentications that can continue: publickey,password debug1: Next authentication method: publickey debug1: Offering RSA public key: /home/mike/.ssh/id_rsa debug2: we sent a publickey packet, wait for reply debug1: Authentications that can continue: publickey,password … Continue reading

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Switched from Console.app to multitail

With Console.app I had the problem that when I switched to output /var/log/apache2/error_log I didn’t see /var/log/system.log and yesterday I read http://kkovacs.eu/cool-but-obscure-unix-tools and found multitail so I played with it. I’m currently running the following setup on OSX Mountain Lion … Continue reading

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Network and bandwidth monitoring with darkstat

I was searching for a networking monitor solution and found http://hints.macworld.com/article.php?story=20020521011343792 Darkstat’s source code is available at http://unix4lyfe.org/darkstat/After starting it runs as a daemon in the background. mike@mikembp:~$ sudo darkstat -i en0 It binds itself to the TCP port 667 … Continue reading

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