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Linux and the malwares

Informatique / Sécurité

Linux and the malwares

There are no viruses on Linux ! – A fool You may have seen this endless urban legend in news comments regarding some vulnerabilities or malwares targeting Microsoft Windows. “Linux cannot be harmed by malwares”, “there are not viruses on Linux”, “you don’t need an antivirus on Linux”, blah blah blah. This magical spell was also spread on MacOS world because of its BSD derivative Unix foundations. All of this is false, Unix systems and Unix-like, just like Microsoft Windows, are targeted by malwares attacks.

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Update automatically a Linux Server

Informatique / Hébergement

Update automatically a Linux Server

One of the basics in security is to have updated servers with the latest security versions. In a company, you may have access to variant automation tools for this, but for a personal usage or hobby, maintaining for server could be redundant and not very fun. Here is some scripts and procedures to simplify your life. Be careful, this article will mostly concern the Red Hat family like CentOS or Rocky Linux, and some of these tools might not exists, or with another name, on other Linux Distributions like Debian.

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I don't like AppImage

Informatique / Réflexions

I don't like AppImage

Nowadays, a lot a Linux softwares are distributed as AppImage binaries. This way has a lot of advantages either for the user and the developer… But also introduce other issues than can annoy me when they’re occur. This article will expose my point of view for this distribution method. What is AppImage Some history AppImage is not recent, the project was born on 2004 under the name “Klik”. Klik was intended to integrate itself with the web browser and provide an interface that would fetch the prerequisites for a software and build it into a .

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Test of Infomaniak's Mail Service

Informatique / Hébergement

Test of Infomaniak's Mail Service

A few times ago, I’ve tested Infomaniak’s kDrive service to see what was going on it. Beside of this, I’m using their mail service since a little more than one year. Today, I propose you an experience feedback. The Offer Infomaniak’s Mail service is offered in two versions : one free version with an @ik.me address, and a paying one. Currently, at the moment I’m writing this article, the free offer contains the following items :

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Garbage Collector gets a new skin

Blogging / Garbage Collector

Garbage Collector gets a new skin

Following the migration to Hugo, I’ve used the Casper3 theme until then. Now I’ve wanted my own personal theme, and it’s done ! I haven’t written HTML and CSS code since a while, so after some evenings I came up with something I liked. The CSS framework is based on Simple.css that is very lightweight and easy to use. At first, I’ve tried doing something with Bootstrap but it was horribly complicated to do very simple things with it, I gave up.

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Manage Jenkins Access and Roles with OpenID

Informatique / Tutoriels

Manage Jenkins Access and Roles with OpenID

Introduce Jenkins doesn’t seem to be necessary for me as this software is one of the usual in the continuous integration domain. When you are an organization with several teams and a shared Jenkins instance, you may need to separate them into dedicated workspaces to avoid configuration or job modifications by other teams. That’s what Jenkins role based access control is made for, but that’s not really simple to apprehend. Here is a tutorial to show you how to interface Jenkins with an OpenID Identity Provider that will manage users dans roles access.

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Create a multilingual blog with Hugo

Blogging / Hugo

Create a multilingual blog with Hugo

Writing in your native language allow to stay in your comfort zone. But on the Web, it can limit our audience. That’s what I’m telling myself since a couple of time, so I took a look to the multilingual options in order to translate some posts in English. Typically, this article is the first one. As this blog is made with the static website generator Hugo, I propose to explain how I proceed to activate its multilingual support.

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