How to import database through webmin

How to import database through webmin
This took some digging, but here’s the method to import a database (.sql extension) into your webmin. Webmin -> Servers -> MySQL Server If the database already exists and you want to overwrite it with the contents of a .sql file (a mysqldump), click to select the database in the list. Otherwise, click to create ...

ssh to reset dell idrac ip address and other variables

I was working on something with an IP conflict, and then locked myself out of routing via the VPN, so the quickest way to do a fix, was to change the IP of my idrac via command line. Apparently, you can do almost everything through command line. First step is to get onto your idrac, ...

Issues adding passwords on MySQL 10 or newer

Issues adding passwords on MySQL 10 or newer
I was trying to create a password for a new user on a new install of webmin. I was trying out the latest everything, latest MySQL (MariaDB 10), PHP 7.3, Kernel 5.0.2.12 running on Centos 7. But for some reason, when adding a new SQL user, I kept getting: failed : Password hash should be ...

Need a replacement for speed test by ookla?

I’ve been using fast.com, powered by Netflix and it’s been working great. I was getting annoyed with ooklas somewhat intrusive ad tactics and was looking for something a little better. Fast.com works great and has a great little application door Android as well.

microsoft surface pro 6 battery bar stuck at 100%

You would think this is a good thing, but no, haha. It’s nice to know what your battery is actually at. While the tablet was logged in, I did this key combo, and that resolved it: hold volume + and power button for 15 seconds and that should fix it.

nvidia color settings resetting after reboot

I am using the nvidia settings to manage some color settings, and as of a recentish anniversary update for windows 10, it kept resetting every reboot. Luckily someone at Tom’sHardware found the resolution, which I am shamelessly posting here with source: This issue is caused by the WindowsColorSystem scheduled task running at user logon. The ...

Cisco VLAN is created but still down and unresponsive

I was having issues with my older cisco switch not properly routing new vlans. I saw the interface was down, but the vlan interface existed, and it had an IP bound to it. When I would test ping I would get TTL expired in transit. So I would do something like this: int vlan 55 ...

ncase m1 v5 and i9 9900k work great 2

ncase m1 v5 and i9 9900k work great
I just built my new rig, and the temps are solid. When running a stock blend test, I am getting about 70-75C. I could use more fans, I am only running the two on the cooler, and 1 120mm case fan. ncase m1 v5 nvidia 1080 gtx FE ADATA SX8200 PCIE NVME GEN3X4 m.2 2280 ...

namesilo dns update via python script and cron job on pfsense

I am using namesilo for my DNS, and they’ve got a solid little API system for stuff you can do to modify your DNS entries. So I use it as a poor mans dynamic DNS at home. For whatever reason though, their rrid changes every time you do an update, so you need to modify ...

Using plex locally while on openVPN

Do you have a windows server running openvpn, and your plex server at home? If you ever wanted the ability to have plex work local, vice over the internet and back in while you are at home, it’s pretty simple. This will work on any client side openvpn config file. You just need to add ...