Categories
History Weather

Flash Flood

Cameron just got home, what a night.  Heavy rain for several hours led to this.  Still raining now but water had receded.  Cameron is telling me about his day.  The story starts with “Cops coming in saying “shits fucked here, shits fucked there…”

Categories
Software

Ubuntu Zesty Zapus

Upgrading my Linux box to the latest Ubuntu release; Zesty Zapus.  I’m doing an inplace upgrade so wish me luck!  I’m upgrading from LTS release Xenial Xerus.

Categories
Software

Private Email Servers

Such a hot topic these days in the media.  I decided to set one up for myself; it was both easy and hard — LOL.  So I installed postfix on my Linux box and configured it to route my email.  But….  since spammers have made the world an unfriendly place for email servers there are lots of hoops you need to jump through to actually use and send/receive email.  I’ll detail my challenge and the process I used to setup my own MTA (Mail Transfer Agent).  More detail to come…