Securing An Opensim Ubuntu Server

Securing An Opensim Ubuntu Server is not a comprehensive article. Instead, it is an accompaniment to the series of blogs I have written about running Opensim on Ubuntu. Yet nothing in this article is specific to opensimulator. The processes described can be applied to any Linux server, though the setup...Read more

Automated Opensim Startup and Shutdown

Introduction to Automated Opensim Startup and Shutdown Automated Opensim startup and shutdown. A tutorial providing an alternative approach to the Opensimulator wiki pages, which gives greater flexibility and improves ease of use. Written for Ubuntu but suitable for many Linux distributions. The system described here is in use on the...Read more

Experimenting with Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa

Experimenting with Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa has been this weeks task. I have blogged previously about my Ubuntu Server Upgrade Considerations. With the release of a Beta version, I attempted an upgrade from 18.04 to 20.04. 18.04 to 20.04 Ubuntu Desktop Upgrade Disaster This wasn’t on the server version but...Read more

A productive week

This week in my new venture I have taken my first steps on PHP. I now have a contact form on my website which is protected by Recaptcha v3. I have also got my Gsuite drive successfully connected to my ubuntu server. This gives me convenient extra storage on my...Read more

Rsync to the rescue

I am still in the process of setting up my new opensim and web server. Having established one backup with rsync i started makinging my primary backup to GoogleSuite. Well oops in the middle of it i deleted the files I was backing up. Thankfully my first backup method was...Read more