Monthly Archives: December 2014

Updating to Android 5.0.1 on rooted Nexus 5

OTA (over-the-air) updating in rooted Nexus land has never been the most elegant process. But, prior to Android 5.0 Lollipop, at least it worked as expected, with the main irk being that you’d need to re-root your device afterwards. While … Continue reading

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Who’s trying to break in to your Linux box?

Fun with pipes! Just a quick Bash snippet for getting a good look at who’s attempting to log in to your Linux or other standard GNU system: #shell> lastb -w | sort | awk ‘{print $1, “\t”, $3}’ | uniq … Continue reading

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