June 13, 2010, 3:31 p.m.
When twitter's @anywhere came out many geeks (yours truely included) thought of ways of adding it to their sites and blogs. @anywhere has a lot of usefull features, then again some it isn't very usefull either (unless of course you are building a fully featured twitter app (which most website owners ...
June 12, 2010, 4:31 p.m.
Amazon recently announced that S3 support has been enabled in the AWS management console. Sounds great. Except that it doesn't work. Once you click on the S3 tab in the console the process seems to hang. The reason amazon and other cloud hosting companies want us to switch over to the cloud is becau ...
June 11, 2010, 1:42 p.m.
This is a footnote to yesterday's post about using fuse based encrypted filesystems on linux. Once you have everything setup and try to mount an encrypted folder, you might get the following error:
fuse: failed to exec fusermount: Permission denied
fuse failed. Common problems:
June 10, 2010, 1 p.m.
Six years ago, I had a post with this exact same title. At the time it was about making a crypto loop. Cryptoloop allows you to create a large file, ecrypt it and then mount it with the help of a loop back device as a file system. The contents cannot be seen without the proper password. Truecrypt is ...