Integration of pmacct with ElasticSearch and Kibana In this post I want to show a solution based on a script (pmacct-to-elasticsearch) that I made to gather data from pmacct and visualize them using Kibana/ElasticSearch. It’s far from being the state of the art of IP accounting solutions, but it may be used as a starting point for further customizations and developments. I plan […]

Reinstalling grub on an unbootable Debian system Fixing an unbootable computer after a failed grub installation can be a bit tricky. Here’s what I ended up doing. First of all, boot the machine up and get access to the root partition: Get a Debian installation CD for the same architecture (i.e. don’t use an i386 CD if your root partition is amd64). The distro version […]

Redobackup All your documents and settings will be restored to the exact same state they were in when the last snapshot was taken. Redo Backup and Recoveryis a live CD, so it does not matter if you use Windows or Linux. You can use the same tool to backup and restore every machine. And because it […]