Permanent automatic socks 5 connection

Introduction We often have to authenticate against a socks proxy for differents purposes : access to a website establish a ssh connection -… Here I’m going to explain how to do it permanently and in a transparent way for the system. My need here is to avoid manual connection involving login and password I could’nt remember 😉 How it works Iptables rules redirect trafic for a specific destination to a local port....

May 1, 2022 · 3 min · Unam

From standalone lxd on Debian to lxc on Proxmox

I used a Scaleway Dedibox Start-2-S-SATA server for few years. Low price and important storage were the two arguments for choosing it. With time, new services were installed on it using lxd containers for all of them on Debian 11. Lxd daemon is quite cool and allows anyone without important lxc knowledge to deploy and install new services using the cli. The latest deployement I made was a synapse server for matrix coming with a (one more) Postgres database....

January 1, 2022 · 3 min · Unam

Create a call diagram with mermaid from a pcap file

Introduction The main purpose of this script is to generate a diagram such as Wireshark do with sip/rtp captures, obviously without the need to open Wireshark and using your mouse. More over, it can be used to automatically generate diagrams from a bunch of pcap or directly in a web interface. Whis this need and the desire to discover a little more python I tried to develop a script which is by the way not (I guess) the best way to achieve, but it works and this is what I want !...

December 1, 2021 · 4 min · Unam

Install Joplin sync server

Intro Joplin is an Evernote alternative using markdown. The application can export your notes in multiples formats Using the default setup, you can setup differents sync methods : The simplest configuration is the “sync to file system” one. Using this, you can easily export all of your notes to a directory. With Nextcloud you can then sync with a remove server using webdav. Nevertheless the synchronisation is very long and can be endless if you have many notes....

November 15, 2021 · 3 min · Unam