Creating a Linode file system for a custom distro or from an already installed Linux box.
If you spend lots of time connected to various remote systems via ssh
then puting your computer to sleep can be quite annoying. Once you wake it
back up, you have to go to each iTerm
tab that contains a remote ssh session and close it (or wait for it to eventually
time-out) then open a new one. The following script, run via SleepWatcher, will do this for you each time you
wake your Mac from sleep.
rdiff-backup provides a simple easy means for providing remote backups. This is intended to be a simple, easy
to follow set of instructions for implementing off site backups. There are some great advantage to using
rdiff-backup for this, here are some of my favorite: