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PPP users will like this release :)

dhcpcd can be configured to monitor an interface and wait for a static IP address to be assigned. For Point To Point interfaces, we can use this directive

interface pppoe0
static ip_address=
destination routers domain_name_servers

This means that the interfa...

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Raymond Hunt

Raymond Hunt aka Pops aka PopPops aka Abbey's Dad passed away peacefully two days ago after a long battle with cancer.

I've not blogged about it because I was unsure if it was the right thing to do. Now I think it is, as this blog is supposed to be a diary of important life events as well as the s...

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openresolv-3.0 is now out.

It doesn't have any functional changes or improvements over the 2.0 version. So why the big release? Configuration baby, configuration.

Debian's resolvconf has plenty of mini configuration files, which openresolv has supported. This is quite problematic from a package...

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Scallywhack

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I've just installed ScallyWhack on this server in response to some spam hitting my trac wiki pages which got past SpamFilter.

If you have any issues with this and it's really not spam, then email me or get it in touch via IRC. You will probably need to at least enable cookies and store your em...

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After slaving away with more GTK+ learning, I've finished a promising new dialog for dhcpcd-gtk.

I've also spent a lot of time polishing it with nicer icons, messages and titles. Unlike the previous version, this dialog works fully! It's looking so good, I've just released dhcpcd-gtk into pkgsr...

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