Monthly Archives: December 2013

Squid+DansGuardian (DG)+Squish

See my earlier post, on methods to limit users through proxy server. Since I have found nothing (free) newer than Squish, for limiting total amount of data for users (per IP or username) for a defined amount of time, and … Continue reading

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Sweet bread for Christmas

Prepare fresh yeast in advance (in 100ml of warm milk, with a bit of salt and a soup spoon of honey). Dough : 3 whole eggs 2 soup spoons of seam 2 vanilla sugar about 150-200gr of sugar Mix this … Continue reading

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MailScanner BlackLists (BL)

In this case I mean the local BLs, which are set up by the local administrator (me ;-)). They are here : /etc/MailScanner/rules/spam.blacklist.rules There “the bad guys” may be named under several crietria : 1. IP address 2. IP address … Continue reading

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Limiting proxy

My combination : Squid+DG, and Squid+SG (SG = SquidGuard, DG = DansGuardian) What can be done, as far as the limitations go : 1. To limit size of the download file for user IP addresses 2. To limit a total … Continue reading

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DansGuardian log analyzer

There are two options : a) Webmin+DG module b) dglog2 Perl script If we are using dglog2 Starting conditions : functional Squid and DG, working Apache, Perl. 1. Check up if DG is rotating his own log /var/log/dansguardian/access.log 1a. In … Continue reading

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Cakes with pumpkin pasta

Crust 1 whole egg 1 backing powder 100gr of sugar 150gr margarine (soften it up in a microwave oven) flour as needed, so that the dough spreads easily Custard 500gr of grated pumpkin, fry it in a bit of margarine, … Continue reading

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SquidGuard vs DanseGuardian

Since I have tried both, and have both on production systems, I think that I have a qualified opinion. BL Since they both use the same lists, they are equal here. Configuration SG has a MUCH simpler configuration, withount a … Continue reading

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DansGuardian, new black lists and user grouping per IP address

How DG is set up and configured, you can see in my older post. New black lists can be found here. They can be used for both DG and SG (SquidGuard). How to deploy new BL in DanseGuardian : 1. … Continue reading

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How to make a bunch of folders, all at once

If you have to make a MILLION folders in one place, and you really do not want to type that much (and who could blame you!), here is a better/faster/more elegant way to do it : 1. List of folders … Continue reading

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Soft waffles

So I have bought a new apparatus for waffles, and I had to test it! Batter : 4 whole eggs, separate yolk and egg white, and from egg white whisk snow 1 backing powder 1 vanilla sugar 1 grated lemon … Continue reading

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