Author Archives: Muneel

Learning Python GUI using Tkinter

As I wanted to learn the python GUI, I searched on internet and found these very nice tutorials on how to built GUI using Tkinter library of python. There are few more GUI libraries available on the internet as you may be aware such as wxpython, but I found Tkinter suitable for my needs and easy […]

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It’s like snapchat, but for files!

A service that I fell in love for file transfers! Simply upload a file, share the link, and after it is downloaded, the file is completely deleted. For added security, set an expiration on the file and it is deleted within a certain amount of time, even if it was never downloaded.  

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Configuring VLANs in Linux

Turn off the Network Manager #chkconfig NetworkManager off goto directory “/etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/” and edit ifcfg-eth0 or ifcfg-eth1. #cd /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ #vi ifcfg-eth0 DEVICE=eth0 TYPE=Ethernet ONBOOT=yes NM_CONTROLLED=no BOOTPROTO=none HWADDR=00:0C:29:CA:19:29 HOTPLUG=no IPADDR=10.10.1.230 PREFIX=24 IPV4_FAILURE_FATAL=yes IPV6INIT=no IPV6_AUTOCONF=no NAME=”Ethernet1″ VLAN=yes For creating VLAN with ID=300 #cp ifcfg-eth0 ifcfg-eth.300          //copy file and rename it to eth.vlanid #vi ifcfg-eth.300 […]

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CentOS Command Line Installing Guide from Basic

After Installing CentOS, you will need to login on the screen: login: user password: root For logging into root where you can change the configuration you need to write “su -” The root password will be the one that is set at the time of the setup.   STEP -1 Setting Ethernet Interface Configuration: For […]

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Quick Fix for NTP DDoS Attack (Reflection Attack)

All you need to do is add few lines in linux ntp configuration file i.e ntp.conf Here’s how your ntp.conf will look like- this is just one way of blocking the NTP reflection attacks. restrict default ignore // Config to Restrict all by default restrict NTP Server IP Address mask 255.255.255.255 nomodify notrap noquery // […]

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Detect Packet Errors In LAN Connection Status

Many of us are already using fast broadband connections these days and it’s important to know whether the information you are sending or receiving is correct and error free. When there is an error in sending or receiving data you might have problems downloading or uploading files and they could fail MD5 checksums or appear corrupt and […]

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TamoSoft Throughput Test

TamoSoft Throughput Test is a utility for testing the performance of a wireless or wired network. This utility continuously sends TCP and UDP data streams…. [Read More]

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Word Hippo ..Dictionary!

Word Hippo can do lots of other stuff which other dictionary can’t example includes: Sentences with: Words Containing: Rhymes with: Adjective For: Adverb For: And lot more.

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Persistent Header/ Sticky Header/Stick to Scroll Web (IE/Chrome/Firefox)

I was searching the internet on how to code a sticky header using javascript and found so many articles and multiple ways to achieve it but most of them didn’t work on IE or some of them were too complicated to understand for a person like me who has little know how of the Javascript. […]

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Quick start guide using Git with Bitbucket

 This is the very basic tutorial which will get someone like me who never used git before and will teach how to at least start doing the basic operations with git & using bitbucket repositories.   Upload Project to Bitbucket If you already have the project stored locally just like I had you will first […]

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