OpenVPN how-to including OpenVPNGui client for Windows XP

This how-to is for installing and configuring OpenVPN on a Gentoo server acting as a firewall/router. I’ll also discuss configuring a OpenVPN client on Windows XP. Here is a brief description of what OpenVPN is from their site: OpenVPN is a full-featured SSL VPN solution which can accomodate a wide range of configurations, including remote… Continue reading OpenVPN how-to including OpenVPNGui client for Windows XP

Technorati

I just came across Technorati, a pretty great place for viewing Blogs, etc. I thought I’d give it a shot and submit Uno-Code! You can see my profile here: Technorati Profile

Microsoft Access and “ORDER BY clause conflicts with DISTINCT” problem

This site was going to originally be about Linux and PHP programming, but I thought I’d through this ASP/MSAccess problem in the mixer since it might benefit someone. I haven’t worked with Microsoft Access databases since my early days with ColdFusion. Just recently I had to work on a traditional ASP site using a MSAccess… Continue reading Microsoft Access and “ORDER BY clause conflicts with DISTINCT” problem

PHP/cURL payment gateway handling with GoDaddy hosted site

I’m hoping this might be a useful snip for somebody. I recently had to install/configure a osCommerce application on a GoDaddy hosted web site. I was using Authorize.Net’s AIM (Advanced Integration Method) for handling payments. No matter what I did, I failed connecting to Authorize’s API. After some heavy googlin’, I came across a similar… Continue reading PHP/cURL payment gateway handling with GoDaddy hosted site

Amavisd Quarantine with amavisnewsql squirrelmail plugin

This is article explains how to install amavisnewsql to your existing amavisd sytem. Amavisd-new (http://www.ijs.si/software/amavisd/) is an incredibly powerful application that sits between your MTA and various anti-virus and spam detection software. I’m currently using Amavisd-new with Postfix (http://www.postfix.org/), Spamassassin (http://spamassassin.apache.org/)and ClamAV (http://www.clamav.net/) all wrapped up with a MySQL backend to manage virtual users. In… Continue reading Amavisd Quarantine with amavisnewsql squirrelmail plugin