Ubuntu / Linux: Replacement for smbmount

Ubuntu 12.10 distros and above do not support the smbmount command any more to connect to Windows network shares. Instead, use the “mount” command (run “apt-get cifs-utils” first): Old: smbmount //some/remote/dir /mnt/remotedir -o...

Monitoring Windows Storage Spaces

For monitoring the health state of common Windows Software RAIDs, I use a script from this site. Windows Server 2012 / R2 and Windows 8 / 8.1 now offer the usage of Storage Spaces, which are more flexible than the other Windows RAID types. So I modified the script a...

DBTCP with Ubuntu 13.x / PHP 5.4

DBTCP is a Linux Client / Windows Server solution to access ODBC connections. Unfortunately, there has been no update since 2004, but with some modifications, v0.1.18a is working with current Ubuntu / Apache / PHP versions. Download and extract the latest version....
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