Fabrice Bellards superfast tiny C Compiler TCC can be invoked from scripts, just as shell scripts. This makes C possible to use as kind of a scripting language.[read more]
OpenVPN is an open source software application that implements virtual private network (VPN) techniques for creating secure point-to-point or site-to-site connections in routed or bridged configurations and remote access facilities.
Simple command line tool to convert a HTML document to a PDF document using the Webkit Rendering Engine and QT.[read more]
The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) is an open community dedicated to enabling organizations to develop, purchase, and maintain applications that can be trusted.[read more]
Fake MX records can work like greylisting and often much faster. It doesn’t require the installation of new software. What you do is add a fake highest and lowest MX record. Normal email will probably retry but spammers often don’t. This is especially true of virus infected windows zombie spam. Here’s an example MX configuration.[read more]
Griddojo is a very basic, webbased 3-level gridmap-editor, that i programmed as a sideproduct of my game-engine.[read more]
“Während sich Wirtschaft und Politik fieberhaft und nahezu täglich neue Anwendungsmöglichkeiten für die kleinen RFID-Schnüffelchips ausdenken, behalten wir, der FoeBuD e.V. in Bielefeld, die Folgen dieser neuen Technik für unsere Menschen- und Bürgerrechte im Blick. Mit Erfolg.”
Strange characters appear on your screen? It’s mostly a character encoding issue.[read more]
Little webtool to analyze the characters of a string. Works well for all charsets except the really exotic ones (e.g. the samaritan charset).
That a character is displayed properly on your machine depends on the browser that you are using and the fonts installed on your computer (and properly set browseroptions that determine the fonts used to display particular character sets, encodings or languages of course).
“We’re all familiar with CAPTCHA right? That impenetrable fortress of crazy squiggly characters that only a real human can decipher. Whilst they tend to drive us a bit nuts, they do actually provide a valuable function in that they prevent the automation of requests against online services.”
A way of using the LOAD DATA INFILE command to process a CSV file to UPDATE all rows in a table using the primary key.[read more]
Cutycapt is a linux command line tool for taking screenshots of an URL, using the webkit rendering engine.[read more]
Beautiful is better than ugly.
Explicit is better than implicit.
Simple is better than complex.
Complex is better than complicated.
Flat is better than nested.
Sparse is better than dense.
Special cases aren't special enough to break the rules.
Practicality beats purity.
Errors should never pass silently, unless explicitly silenced.
In the face of ambiguity, refuse the temptation to guess.
There should be one obvious way to do it.
Work with MySQL on console[read more]
Just a small, unsorted collection of Linux commandline snippets. Just for myself mostly.[read more]
A little list of important HTTP status codes, for all of you, that tend to forget things.[read more]
HTTP-Headers: Extra-Informations, which are added to HTTP-request and response messages in a client-server-communication.[read more]
Little powerful command-line tool by Daniel Stenberg for transferring data between computers in networks using various protocols such as http, https or ftp.[read more]
Remember this funky little network protocol TELNET, which has been invented in the early 70ies? Telnet provides access to a command line interface CLI on a remote host over TCP/IP.[read more]