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September 30, 2014

10:59 pm :: [Discuss] Shellshock (Bill Ricker )

10:15 pm :: [Discuss] CipherShed: TrueCrypt fork (Tom Metro )

09:56 pm :: [Discuss] Shellshock (Tom Metro )

09:50 pm :: [Discuss] Shellshock (Tom Metro )

09:49 pm :: [Discuss] Server/laptop full-disk encryption (Bill Horne )

09:01 pm :: [Discuss] iGuardian "enterprise-grade" home router (Richard Pieri )

08:28 pm :: [Discuss] iGuardian "enterprise-grade" home router (Tom Metro )

07:18 pm :: [Discuss] iGuardian "enterprise-grade" home router (Richard Pieri )

06:41 pm :: [Discuss] Server/laptop full-disk encryption (Matthew Gillen )

06:39 pm :: [Discuss] iGuardian "enterprise-grade" home router (Tom Metro )

11:37 am :: [Discuss] iGuardian "enterprise-grade" home router (Dan Ritter )

10:19 am :: [Discuss] iGuardian "enterprise-grade" home router (Richard Pieri )

09:38 am :: [Discuss] Server/laptop full-disk encryption (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

05:36 am :: [Discuss] iGuardian "enterprise-grade" home router (Tom Metro )

04:56 am :: [Discuss] Server/laptop full-disk encryption (Matthew Gillen )

02:20 am :: [Discuss] Server/laptop full-disk encryption (Rich Braun )


September 29, 2014

11:18 pm :: [Discuss] iGuardian "enterprise-grade" home router (Richard Pieri )

10:24 pm :: [Discuss] iGuardian "enterprise-grade" home router (Tom Metro )

07:17 pm :: [Discuss] iGuardian "enterprise-grade" home router (Richard Pieri )

05:14 pm :: [Discuss] iGuardian "enterprise-grade" home router (Tom Metro )

10:04 am :: [Discuss] selinux nightmare (Chuck Anderson )

07:04 am :: [Discuss] selinux nightmare (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

06:59 am :: [Discuss] selinux nightmare (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )


September 28, 2014

10:23 pm :: [Discuss] selinux nightmare (Stephen Adler )

07:12 pm :: [Discuss] selinux nightmare (Bill Ricker )

06:55 pm :: [Discuss] selinux nightmare (Chuck Anderson )

04:25 pm :: [Discuss] selinux nightmare (Stephen Adler )

01:44 pm :: [Discuss] Monitoring your AWS instances (Jason Normand )

01:37 pm :: [Discuss] Monitoring your AWS instances (Matt Shields )

11:06 am :: [Discuss] Monitoring your AWS instances (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

11:05 am :: [Discuss] Monitoring your AWS instances (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

10:56 am :: [Discuss] Monitoring your AWS instances (Chuck Anderson )

09:56 am :: [Discuss] Monitoring your AWS instances (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )


September 27, 2014

12:47 pm :: [Discuss] $10K programming contest in Boston (Daniel Barrett )

00:22 am :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Bob Dunphy )


September 26, 2014

11:08 pm :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Stephen Adler )

04:32 pm :: [Discuss] SW vs HW raid (was raid controller drivers) (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

02:47 pm :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Stephen Adler )

01:59 pm :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Richard Pieri )

01:30 pm :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Jerry Feldman )

01:14 pm :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Bill Ricker )

01:13 pm :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Bill Ricker )

12:41 pm :: [Discuss] SW vs HW raid (was raid controller drivers) (John Abreau )

11:46 am :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Richard Pieri )

11:32 am :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Stephen Adler )

11:00 am :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Richard Pieri )

10:11 am :: [Discuss] SW vs HW raid (was raid controller drivers) (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

09:51 am :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Stephen Adler )

07:28 am :: [Discuss] SW vs HW raid (was raid controller drivers) (John Abreau )

06:50 am :: [Discuss] SW vs HW raid (was raid controller drivers) (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )


September 25, 2014

07:43 pm :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (John Abreau )

04:04 pm :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (John Hall )

11:37 am :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Joe Polcari )

10:51 am :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Richard Pieri )

06:58 am :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

02:29 am :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (John Hall )


September 24, 2014

06:49 pm :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

04:19 pm :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Bob Dunphy )

03:03 pm :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Richard Pieri )

02:37 pm :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Joe Polcari )

02:37 pm :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Bill Bogstad )

02:29 pm :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Richard Pieri )

02:22 pm :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Joe Polcari )

01:57 pm :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Stephen Adler )

01:54 pm :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Richard Pieri )

01:23 pm :: [Discuss] raid controller drivers (Stephen Adler )

10:02 am :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Derek Atkins )


September 23, 2014

06:41 pm :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Jack Coats )

06:23 pm :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Tom Metro )

05:50 pm :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Richard Pieri )

05:39 pm :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Tom Metro )

04:20 pm :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Richard Pieri )

03:36 pm :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Derek Martin )

12:11 pm :: [Discuss] xfs repair (Richard Pieri )

06:44 am :: [Discuss] xfs repair (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

02:21 am :: [Discuss] xfs repair (Tom Metro )


September 22, 2014

10:17 pm :: [Discuss] xfs repair (Stephen Adler )

09:37 pm :: [Discuss] xfs repair (Dan Ritter )

09:16 pm :: [Discuss] xfs repair (Stephen Adler )

02:01 pm :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Matt Shields )

12:32 pm :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Bill Horne )

11:23 am :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Jack Coats )

10:41 am :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Daniel Barrett )

10:26 am :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Bill Horne )

10:19 am :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Gordon Marx )

10:07 am :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Daniel Barrett )

00:37 am :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Bill Horne )

00:22 am :: [Discuss] Personal finance software on Linux (Daniel Barrett )


September 21, 2014

11:45 pm :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Tom Metro )

10:59 pm :: [Discuss] Personal finance software on Linux (Tom Metro )

08:27 pm :: [Discuss] Personal finance software on Linux (Mike Small )

06:41 pm :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Richard Pieri )

05:31 pm :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Matt Shields )

12:36 pm :: [Discuss] Personal finance software on Linux (js )


September 20, 2014

12:47 pm :: [Discuss] Personal finance software on Linux (Daniel Barrett )

10:21 am :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Richard Pieri )


September 19, 2014

05:14 pm :: [Discuss] Personal finance software on Linux (Mike Small )

04:37 pm :: [Discuss] Home security & automation (Matt Shields )

03:18 pm :: [Discuss] Personal finance software on Linux (Richard Pieri )

03:13 pm :: [Discuss] Personal finance software on Linux (Chris Johnson )

03:11 pm :: [Discuss] Personal finance software on Linux (William Cattey )

03:04 pm :: [Discuss] Personal finance software on Linux (Cole Tuininga )

02:35 pm :: [Discuss] Personal finance software on Linux (Rich Braun )

11:37 am :: [Discuss] Boston Linux Meeting reminder, tomorrow Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - Crypto News, TOR, and our PGP/GnuPG Keysigning Party XIV (Bill Ricker )

02:43 am :: [Discuss] Boston Linux Meeting reminder, tomorrow Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - Crypto News, TOR, and our PGP/GnuPG Keysigning Party XIV (John Abreau )


September 18, 2014

02:59 pm :: [Discuss] Boston Linux Meeting reminder, tomorrow Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - Crypto News, TOR, and our PGP/GnuPG Keysigning Party XIV (Bill Ricker )

02:53 pm :: [Discuss] Boston Linux Meeting reminder, tomorrow Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - Crypto News, TOR, and our PGP/GnuPG Keysigning Party XIV (Mike Small )

11:17 am :: [Discuss] Boston Linux Meeting reminder, tomorrow Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - Crypto News, TOR, and our PGP/GnuPG Keysigning Party XIV (Bill Ricker )

08:37 am :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Eric Chadbourne )

01:18 am :: [Discuss] Script to simplify the process of signing keys after the BLU keysigning party (John Abreau )


September 17, 2014

08:11 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Richard Pieri )

02:28 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Bill Ricker )

02:23 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Richard Pieri )

02:20 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Richard Pieri )

02:04 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Bill Ricker )

01:36 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Dan Ritter )

01:10 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Richard Pieri )

12:45 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Dan Ritter )

12:33 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Michael Tiernan )

12:30 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Bill Ricker )

12:02 pm :: [Discuss] automatic daemon restarts (Bill Ricker )

11:49 am :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Mike Small )

11:42 am :: [Discuss] automatic daemon restarts (Derek Martin )

10:53 am :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Bill Bogstad )

10:38 am :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Bill Ricker )


September 16, 2014

11:14 pm :: [Discuss] automatic daemon restarts (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

07:18 pm :: [Discuss] automatic daemon restarts (Gordon Marx )

07:00 pm :: [Discuss] automatic daemon restarts (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

01:33 pm :: [Discuss] automatic daemon restarts (Derek Martin )

01:12 pm :: [Discuss] Boston Linux Meeting reminder, tomorrow Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - Crypto News, TOR, and our PGP/GnuPG Keysigning Party XIV (Jerry Feldman )

10:48 am :: [Discuss] BLU Desktop GNU/Linux SIG Meeting - Software Freedom Day - Sat, Sept 20, 2014 (Will Rico )

10:19 am :: [Discuss] automatic daemon restarts (Richard Pieri )

09:12 am :: [Discuss] automatic daemon restarts (Jason Normand )

09:02 am :: [Discuss] automatic daemon restarts (Michael Tiernan )

07:42 am :: [Discuss] automatic daemon restarts (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

01:56 am :: [Discuss] selecting a subnet (Bill Bogstad )


September 15, 2014

06:06 pm :: [Discuss] selecting a subnet (Derek Martin )

04:49 pm :: [Discuss] automatic daemon restarts (Richard Pieri )

04:21 pm :: [Discuss] selecting a subnet (Richard Pieri )

04:15 pm :: [Discuss] automatic daemon restarts (Tom Metro )

03:48 pm :: [Discuss] selecting a subnet (Bill Horne )

02:12 pm :: [Discuss] selecting a subnet (Jerry Feldman )

01:26 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Richard Pieri )

11:18 am :: [Discuss] selecting a subnet (Bill Horne )

11:08 am :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Bill Ricker )

10:26 am :: [Discuss] basic fiber optic phone service vs. Fios phone service (Chuck Anderson )

09:28 am :: [Discuss] selecting a subnet (Jerry Feldman )

09:26 am :: [Discuss] selecting a subnet (Gordon Marx )

09:17 am :: [Discuss] selecting a subnet (Bill Horne )

09:03 am :: [Discuss] selecting a subnet (Bill Horne )

07:05 am :: [Discuss] basic fiber optic phone service vs. Fios phone service (Dan Ritter )


September 14, 2014

11:57 pm :: [Discuss] selecting a subnet (Derek Martin )

10:53 pm :: [Discuss] selecting a subnet (Steven Santos )

10:46 pm :: [Discuss] basic fiber optic phone service vs. Fios phone service (Tom Metro )


September 13, 2014

09:39 pm :: [Discuss] iGuardian "enterprise-grade" home router (Richard Pieri )

04:46 pm :: [Discuss] iGuardian "enterprise-grade" home router (Tom Metro )

01:53 pm :: [Discuss] Dan Geer's Blackhat talk, iGuardian "enterprise-grade" home router (Eric Chadbourne )

09:28 am :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

07:42 am :: [Discuss] Boston Linux and Unix InstallFest LIII reminder - today, Saturday September 13, 2014 (Jerry Feldman )


September 12, 2014

10:29 pm :: [Discuss] Dan Geer's Blackhat talk, iGuardian "enterprise-grade" home router (dan at geer.org )

09:26 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Derek Martin )

07:29 pm :: [Discuss] iGuardian "enterprise-grade" home router (Richard Pieri )

06:44 pm :: [Discuss] iGuardian "enterprise-grade" home router (Tom Metro )

01:19 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Michael Tiernan )

01:04 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Michael Tiernan )

12:35 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Richard Pieri )

12:31 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Robert Krawitz )

12:07 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Mike Small )

10:44 am :: [Discuss] Dan Geer's Blackhat talk, iGuardian "enterprise-grade" home router (Richard Pieri )

08:38 am :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

04:37 am :: [Discuss] Dan Geer's Blackhat talk, iGuardian "enterprise-grade" home router (John Abreau )

02:01 am :: [Discuss] Dan Geer's Blackhat talk, iGuardian "enterprise-grade" home router (Tom Metro )


September 11, 2014

08:29 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Bill Ricker )

07:05 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Richard Pieri )

06:19 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Rich Braun )

03:58 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Richard Pieri )

02:41 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Bill Ricker )

01:50 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Mike Small )

01:06 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Mike Small )

12:49 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Richard Pieri )

12:47 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Bill Ricker )

12:21 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Bill Ricker )

12:10 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Mike Small )

12:08 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Bill Ricker )

11:57 am :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Mike Small )

11:52 am :: [Discuss] Boston Linux Meeting Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - Crypto News, TOR, and our PGP/GnuPG Keysigning Party XIV (Jerry Feldman )

11:46 am :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Bill Ricker )

11:36 am :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

11:07 am :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Richard Pieri )

10:58 am :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Bill Ricker )

09:59 am :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Richard Pieri )

09:30 am :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Dan Ritter )

09:06 am :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

08:42 am :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

08:40 am :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Jerry Feldman )

08:28 am :: [Discuss] Debian Commercial Support ? (Jerry Feldman )

07:32 am :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Dan Ritter )


September 10, 2014

11:17 pm :: [Discuss] selecting a subnet (Chuck Anderson )

11:12 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Tom Metro )

10:23 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (John Abreau )

10:23 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Stephen Adler )

10:14 pm :: [Discuss] SysVinit vs. systemd (Tom Metro )

09:55 pm :: [Discuss] Debian Commercial Support ? (Nuno Sucena Almeida )

07:41 pm :: [Discuss] selecting a subnet (Richard Pieri )

06:59 pm :: [Discuss] selecting a subnet (Bill Horne )

06:22 pm :: [Discuss] selecting a subnet (Jason Normand )

04:28 pm :: [Discuss] selecting a subnet (Chuck Anderson )

04:14 pm :: [Discuss] selecting a subnet (Dan Ritter )

04:14 pm :: [Discuss] selecting a subnet (John Abreau )

04:04 pm :: [Discuss] selecting a subnet (Stephen Adler )

11:03 am :: [Discuss] How do I add entropy? (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )


September 09, 2014

09:28 am :: [Discuss] How do I add entropy? (Kent Borg )

00:48 am :: [Discuss] OT: cartoon about cryptography (jc at trillian.mit.edu )


September 08, 2014

10:23 pm :: [Discuss] OT: cartoon about cryptography (Tom Metro )

08:26 pm :: [Discuss] How do I add entropy? (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

07:35 pm :: [Discuss] OT: cartoon about cryptography (Eric Chadbourne )

03:59 pm :: [Discuss] Boston Linux and Unix InstallFest LIII Saturday September 13, 2014 (Jerry Feldman )

09:03 am :: [Discuss] How do I add entropy? (Kent Borg )

08:45 am :: [Discuss] How do I add entropy? (Kent Borg )


September 07, 2014

09:41 pm :: [Discuss] OT: cartoon about cryptography (John Abreau )

07:25 pm :: [Discuss] How do I add entropy? (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

02:47 pm :: [Discuss] How do I add entropy? (Bill Ricker )

02:09 pm :: [Discuss] How do I add entropy? (Kent Borg )

02:01 pm :: [Discuss] How do I add entropy? (Kent Borg )

01:53 pm :: [Discuss] kinda shot myself in the foot with UHD monitors (David Kramer )

12:43 pm :: [Discuss] mail config (Stephen Adler )

12:38 pm :: [Discuss] How do I add entropy? (Bill Ricker )

12:28 pm :: [Discuss] What key lengths are currently adequate? (Bill Ricker )

11:01 am :: [Discuss] How do I add entropy? (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

10:48 am :: [Discuss] What key lengths are currently adequate? (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

10:25 am :: [Discuss] How do I add entropy? (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

10:16 am :: [Discuss] DNS providers (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

09:04 am :: [Discuss] What key lengths are currently adequate? (Chris Johnson )

08:52 am :: [Discuss] How do I add entropy? (Kent Borg )

01:59 am :: [Discuss] What key lengths are currently adequate? (Bill Horne )


September 06, 2014

10:10 pm :: [Discuss] How do I add entropy? (Tom Metro )

05:56 pm :: [Discuss] How do I add entropy? (Dan Ritter )

05:50 pm :: [Discuss] How do I add entropy? (Bill Horne )

04:17 pm :: [Discuss] How do I add entropy? (Bill Ricker )

04:00 pm :: [Discuss] How do I add entropy? (Bill Horne )

03:12 pm :: [Discuss] DNS providers (Tom Metro )

01:16 pm :: [Discuss] kinda shot myself in the foot with UHD monitors (Richard Pieri )

11:36 am :: [Discuss] kinda shot myself in the foot with UHD monitors (Robert Krawitz )

11:34 am :: [Discuss] kinda shot myself in the foot with UHD monitors (jbk )

11:29 am :: [Discuss] kinda shot myself in the foot with UHD monitors (Stephen Adler )

11:19 am :: [Discuss] kinda shot myself in the foot with UHD monitors (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

11:11 am :: [Discuss] DNS providers (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

07:47 am :: [Discuss] kinda shot myself in the foot with UHD monitors (Stephen Adler )

07:44 am :: [Discuss] kinda shot myself in the foot with UHD monitors (Jason Normand )

07:32 am :: [Discuss] kinda shot myself in the foot with UHD monitors (Stephen Adler )

01:59 am :: [Discuss] DNS providers (Tom Metro )


September 05, 2014

10:19 am :: [Discuss] to swap or not swap (Richard Pieri )

09:50 am :: [Discuss] to swap or not swap (Jack Coats )

09:47 am :: [Discuss] to swap or not swap (Derek Atkins )

09:39 am :: [Discuss] DNS providers (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

09:37 am :: [Discuss] DNS providers (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

09:30 am :: [Discuss] to swap or not swap (Stephen Adler )

09:22 am :: [Discuss] to swap or not swap (Edward Ned Harvey (blu) )

08:22 am :: [Discuss] DNS providers (Jason Normand )

06:32 am :: [Discuss] DNS providers (Dan Ritter )


September 04, 2014

08:50 pm :: [Discuss] to swap or not swap (Stephen Adler )

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01:34 pm :: [Discuss] DNS providers (Jason Normand )


September 03, 2014

08:54 am :: [Discuss] RSVP Required: BLU Desktop GNU/Linux SIG Meeting - Write Your First Android App - Weds, Sept 3, 2014 (Will Rico )

08:34 am :: [Discuss] to swap or not swap (Stephen Adler )


September 02, 2014

02:36 pm :: [Discuss] RSVP Required: BLU Desktop GNU/Linux SIG Meeting - Write Your First Android App - Weds, Sept 3, 2014 (Tom Metro )

01:13 pm :: [Discuss] RSVP Required: BLU Desktop GNU/Linux SIG Meeting - Write Your First Android App - Weds, Sept 3, 2014 (Will Rico )

10:14 am :: [Discuss] systemd race condition problems (Greg Rundlett (freephile) )


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