Creates a certificate which is valid for 10 years: openssl req -nodes -x509 -newkey rsa:2048 -keyout key.pem -out cert.pem -days 3650
Great article: http://osxdaily.com/2011/09/04/internet-explorer-for-mac-ie7-ie8-ie-9-free/
Great resource: http://www.thesitewizard.com/archive/creditcards.shtml
I read a lot of news from the 20 min online website using the 20 min online .ch app for iOS. Every now and then, people start commenting the articles (and leave behind a lot of silly comments). My goal was to get the URL where this data (the comments) is loaded from (for some… Continue reading Reverse engineer an iOS App with Wireshark
I recently released my old, long-term project called survey-rocket (a simple online survey tool) to google code. I started to refactor the code to make it more readable and maintainable. Although I invested many hours, there is still a long way to go until it can be considered good code. Basically I used this project… Continue reading My first open source project
Slow website? Have you tried turning on file compression? If not, this tweak can speed up your website in an instant. The apache documentation of the mod_deflate is one way to go. Add the following piece of configuration (that I have just copy-pasted from the apache docs website) to your virtual host config (it requires… Continue reading Speed up your website served by apache httpd in 2 mins
Problem: Yor website has three sources of traffic: SOMEONE: people browsing the web you don’t know FRIENDS: your friends MACHINES: search engines, facebook (when a link is posted, the content of the link is fetched by Facebook), etc. You want that your FRIENDS have full access to your website, whereas MACHINES should not. The SOMEONEs… Continue reading captcha protect your website using Apache’s mod_rewrite to expel Google, Facebook and Co.
Something I was laughing about recently
When you create a Dynamic Web Application in Eclipse and run it on Tomcat, the Website will be available trought http://localhost:8080/[PROJECT_NAME]. To “move” the application in the root (making it accessible on http://localhost:8080), go into the project’s properties, go to “Web Project Settings” and just enter “/” in the Context Root textbox. Done.