DNSmasq and Pi-hole

For a long time I have been using bind as a LAN DNS server. Just for my local server setup, so that I can use hostnames instead of IP addresses. I found the hosts file to be a bit low-tech, and it was a good chance to learn a little about DNS along the way. :-)... Read More

Change ip address from the command line

In my work I have to connect to various equipment that uses different IP addresses in order to configure and monitor them. To make it easier for myself I have made a couple of script files so that I can change the IP address easily.... Read More

Bridged network

For virtual hosts it’s necessary to make a bridged network adapter. At least if you want your hosts to be on the same network as the rest of your machines.... Read More