Author / svennd

I’m writing a “fun” script, and one of the fun commands it executes is Asciiquarium. This is my guide on how I got it working in Centos 6 🙂 First the dependecies : yum install perl-Curses perl-ExtUtils-MakeMaker If you miss one, you will get his error : Can’t locate ExtUtils/MakeMaker.pm in @INC First we need […]

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gem: Command not found

19 January, 2018

While installing a ruby package I hit the error : gem install –version 1.15.4 bundler make: gem: Command not found make: *** [setup] Error 127 This can be resolved by installing the package : yum -y install rubygems-devel or for the Debian friends apt-get install rubygems Happy building 🙂

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With the latest stable Rocket Chat (0.60.3) on Centos 7 machine I got this error : # node main.js /opt/Rocket.Chat/programs/server/boot.js:50 const { pause } = require(“./debug.js”); ^ SyntaxError: Unexpected token { at exports.runInThisContext (vm.js:53:16) at Module._compile (module.js:373:25) at Object.Module._extensions..js (module.js:416:10) at Module.load (module.js:343:32) at Function.Module._load (module.js:300:12) at Module.require (module.js:353:17) at require (internal/module.js:12:17) at Object.<anonymous> (/opt/Rocket.Chat/main.js:4:1) […]

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Avoid rsyncing thumb.db

9 January, 2018

If your sync is syncing a bunch of thumb.db files from windows cause someone opened the directory, you can easely remove it from the sync : rsync -avhn –exclude ‘Thumbs.db’ source destination note : I added -n for copy/paste mistakes 🙂 if you got plenty of file types/extensions you want ignored/excluded use : rsync -avhn […]

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Suddenly a Linux server, -only- serving as ‘open’ samba share (guest account allowed) stopt working. I logged in and found samba working, no weird network issues, nothing. A mystery ! After a service smb restart and a reboot -h now (sue me, uptime) I increased the log level of smb to level 3 this is done […]

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A new project : tetromino

8 October, 2017

It’s been silent here for a while, but with a good reason. I been focusing my attention on some side-project. Building a tetris clone game on the PS VITA 😀 (homebrew hacked of course) You can download the game here I have even been featured at wololo’s, which is amazing 🙂 new look : old look […]

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certificate out-of-date

8 September, 2017

That awkward moment when you write so much articles to help people automate and get certificates and then don’t correctly validate that my server is working correctly … 😀 Sorry for the downtime ! What happened is : I host 3 domains on 1 server, one of those 3 is no longer used, however the […]

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While installing node.js : Error: Package: 1:nodejs-6.11.1-1.el7.x86_64 (epel) Requires: libhttp_parser.so.2()(64bit) Error: Package: 1:nodejs-6.11.1-1.el7.x86_64 (epel) Requires: http-parser >= 2.7.0 You can solve this by installing http_parser manually : yum install https://kojipkgs.fedoraproject.org//packages/http-parser/2.7.1/3.el7/x86_64/http-parser-2.7.1-3.el7.x86_64.rpm The reason behind the issue, is in that RHEL 7.4 now includes this package in the default repo, and for that reason its now removed from epel […]

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200th post

8 August, 2017

Yeaaaj, 100 more badly written articles and barely working guides ! Well seems I enjoyed making them and somehow something likes to read them. Some statistics to show off ! Like last time, users/bots seem to drop off during the weekend, compared to last time the effect is even easier to see. I assume part […]

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I wanted to redo/rework the Passbolt install on Centos for a while. It’s seems like a horribly long and complex process, but in fact it’s not. With the recently released Passbolt 1.6 and my wish to play with asciinema for a while I thought why not combine both 🙂 Considering this is my first attempt, don’t shoot […]

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