Scanning over PPP with nmap

You can use nmap by using the PPPoE Discovery protocol. Just use your script with broadcast-pppoe-discover.

See below the example:

You can see more about nmap on this site.

Send emails from linux terminal .

You can test if the sendmail application is installed and working correctly.

If you go on and see the message with “Hello world” then is working. The mail command allow you send emails from linux terminals and to make some tricks for you.

Let’s see some of this options.

Let’s see how… Read More »

Simple bash script : scan and convert the image in JPG format.

I use to linux commands: scanimage and convert. We can see the script below:

Write the script in a text file.Named the script with this name scan.sh. Run this :

The output will be:

You can use any name for the output. As we see in this example I used firstscan.

Using chkconfig to control initscripts

During bootup, the system will execute scripts and updates and queries runlevel information for system services. Each service which should be manageable by chkconfig. These tools manage services that are started up by scripts in the /etc/rc.d/init.d directory. This command in Linux that allows you to control what services start. As root, type the following… Read More »

The Minitube software : the new YouTube desktop

Minitube 1.7 is released, but Fedora 16 come with 1.6 verssion. First, the Minitube is a YouTube desktop application with it you can watch YouTube videos. A nice second option, you can type a keyword and Minitube gives you an endless video stream. You can read more about this software on official website. Installation on… Read More »