Reduce the size of the WinSxS Directory and Free up Disk Space with a New Update for Windows 7

TunTap Doesn’t Work on Yosemite

An application for building and managing Phars

The Box application simplifies the Phar building process.

Can’t purge libapache2-mod-php5, corrupt registry I can’t purge libapache2-mod-php5. Give me this error. ucfr: Corrupt registry: Duplicate entries for /etc/php5/apache2/php.ini libapache2-mod-php5 /etc/php5/apache2/php.ini libapache2-mod-php5 /etc/php5/apache2/php.ini sudo nano /var/lib/ucf/registry and remove duplicated php.ini lines from that file

Machine hangs on shutdown/reboot with NFS shared folders for Vagrant?

Add this simple init.d script to save all running virtualboxes on host shutdown or reboot

Vagrant hangs at ‘vagrant up’ when mounting NFS shared folders

Vagrant hangs, because it needs open ports for NFS. See here how to open this ports:

Allow user to use RAW devices in VirtualBox

To allow user to use RAW disks /f.e. vmdk/ in VirtualBox, you must run: VBoxManage internalcommands createrawvmdk -filename /path/to/file.vmdk -rawdisk /dev/sda -partitions 1,5 -relative usermod -a -G disk 'user_name' See more at

TLP – Linux Advanced Power Management

Exchange + Thunderbird: how to configure

You schould use Lightning and Exchange EWS Provider for Thunderbird

Fingerprint GUI – fingerprint reader flashes, but it not scan a finger

When a policykit-1 window opens (say when I want to change a user’s password), it looks ready for a fingerprint and my fingerprint reader flashes, but it will not scan a finger. No matter how many times I run my finger across the reader, it does not read “Not verified” or “OK.” All the other ...