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How to disable MySQL strict mode on WHM cPanel

Internal case CPANEL-5992 is open to address reports of user confusion regarding changes to the sql_mode MySQL configuration value when the /usr/my.cnf file is in-use. The following cPanel thread will be updated with the outcome of this case once it’s marked as resolved. In the meantime, you can manually modify the /usr/my.cnf to configure the […]

How to encrypt files over commercial cloud services using Cryptomator.

Cryptomator is open source software that can be installed to a device in order to encrypt data before it is synced across a commercial cloud or external network.Being open source the code is open to inspection so we can be sure it has no backdoors or malware embedded into it. In a time where mass […]

How to schedule a shutdown using the command prompt in Windows

We have all had that moment when we want to get away from our computer but a torrent is downloading or we are waiting on updates to complete. Or if you use your Windows machine to watch media you may want to program a shutdown. This works on all versions of Windows including Windows server […]

How to install BTSync Resilo onto a Linux server

SSH into your server as root user. Create a directory in the root home folder for Btsync\Resilo and move into the directory: cd ~ mkdir btsync cd btsync Download the correct OS version for your system. wget https://download-cdn.getsync.com/stable/linux-i386/BitTorrent-Sync_i386.tar.gz -32bit wget https://download-cdn.getsync.com/stable/linux-x64/BitTorrent-Sync_x64.tar.gz -64bit Download area: https://www.getsync.com/platforms/desktop/ Extract the .tar.gz file: tar -xvzf BitTorrent-Sync_i386.tar.gz Remove the downloaded […]