Month: July 2013

Somethings we do at TakeLAN quite often… and I always forget the how to’s… VPN’s! Check the TUN/TAP Adapter: If you’re running it in a OpenVZ Container as we are: Enter cat /dev/net/tun to test whether the TUN/TAP device is available: If you receive the message cat: /dev/net/tun: File descriptor in bad state your TUN/TAP device is ready for

How to transfer files over servers flawlessly. If you followed the previous tutorial, you’d know how to transfer files over servers without passwords. So to transfer a file from server to server issue the following command (USING SCP). scp /path/to/my.file me@otherserver(link sends e-mail):/path/to/destination/my.file Now the same using Rsync: # apt-get install rsync Or # apt-get install