Friday, June 14, 2013

Single user Mode in Ubuntu

When you go into recovery mode it will only mount the file system as Read Only. What you will need to do is edit the startup boot line to read rw init=/bin/bash at the end.

Monday, June 10, 2013

How to Install Hyper-V Tools using PowerShell

I'm testing Windows 2012 and Hyper-V just to see what it has. I installed the trial version of Hyper-V (no GUI and only the Hyper-V service) on a server and then installed windows Server 2012 on another server to remotely manage it.

I was able to add the Hyper-V server to the Server Manager, however I couldn't get the Hyper-V Manager installed. I was even going in to Roles and Features. I then found the below to get me the Hyper-V Manager.

Get-WindowsFeature Hyper-V*
Install-WindowsFeature Hyper-V-Tools
Install-WindowsFeature Hyper-V-PowerSHell
Get-WindowsFeature Hyper-V*

I added the two computers to the same domain so I didn't have to add a local administrator account and then run a bunch of crazy PowerShell scripts to trust 

Cloud Computing a Trap

Very simple and to the point.

Cloud computing is a trap

Sunday, June 9, 2013

Edward Snowden: Whistleblower

You are witnessing history. If this isn't some crazy shcheme, what this guy did is amazing. It's like something out of a movie. This guy pretty much said that the government is watching everything we do.

You may ask, "So, we know they do that, whats the big deal?"

The government, legally, should not be watching the people. What they are doing is wrong. They are throwing all our freedom and privacy out the window and saying screw everyone, we will do whatever we want.

I hope this is a wake-up call to everyone. This country is going down a dark road. One that i fear has no U-turn or exit.

User unable to login to RDP Farm after you re-enable them?

We had a strange issue. We had a user leave and since we knew when she was leaving i set the account to expire at a certain date. A couple d...