Fedora 19: Setting a static IP address

Fedora 19: Setting a static IP address

This is a quick tutorial on how to set a static IP address using the terminal within Fedora 19. note: these instructions also work in Fedora 20. Disable Network Manager 1. First stop and disable the gnome network manager from running on boot. systemctl stop NetworkManager.service systemctl disable NetworkManager.service 2. Now start and enable the network service to run on boot. systemctl restart network.service systemctl enable network.service Set the Static Address 1. Check which interface(s) you want to set as…

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Virtualbox extention pack error: VERR_ALREADY_EXISTS

Virtualbox extention pack error: VERR_ALREADY_EXISTS

Problem When upgrading to a newer version of VirtualBox on Windows there was an issue with installing an updated version of the VirtualBox extension pack. The Following error would appear. Failed to install the Extension Pack The installer failed with exist code 1: VBoxExtPackHelperApp.exe:error: Failed to rename the extension pack directory: VERR_ALREADY_EXISTS rcExit=1 Result Code: E_FAIL (0x80004005) Component: ExtPackManager Interface: IExtPackManager {3295e6ce-b051-47b2-9514-2c588bfe7554}   Solution To resolve this problem delete the following directory and try to install the extention pack again….

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SteamCMD Workaround for “appid 90” HLDS Games Servers Requiring Multiple Downloads

SteamCMD Workaround for “appid 90” HLDS Games Servers Requiring Multiple Downloads

Update October 2017: The issue is back visit here for updated instructions. UPDATE: It appears that Valve may of resolved this issue as I have tested without using the files and it now works first time. I will however leave the details here for reference. HLDS (GoldSrc) games use appid 90 to download  the server files from SteamCMD. There is a bug that requires you to try and download the serverfiles many times before it starts downloading all the assets….

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btinternet.com Blocking Email: Bad Reputation

btinternet.com Blocking Email: Bad Reputation

522 IP REPUTATION BAD I have recently been seeing issues with email servers sending emails to btinternet.com. See example from postfix log below (I have changed the to email for privacy). Nov 13 07:40:53 asc postfix/smtp[9545]: CDB04182C4BA: to=<[email protected]> relay=mx.bt.lon5.cpcloud.co.uk[65.20.0.49]:25, delay=159823, delays=159823/0.02/0.11/0, dsn=4.0.0, status=deferred (host mx.bt.lon5.cpcloud.co.uk[65.20.0.49] refused to talk to me: 522 IP REPUTATION BAD (please check for IP address listing on reputation services)) I have discovered that they have changed how there emails work and have new spam filtering system…

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Get SteamCMD Working with 64-bit Ubuntu (Without ia32-libs)

Get SteamCMD Working with 64-bit Ubuntu (Without ia32-libs)

Ubuntu/Debian ia32-libs has now been deprecated within Ubuntu and Debian. How becuase of this the following error will occur when trying to install ia32-libs. sudo apt-get install ia32-libs Reading package lists… Done Building dependency tree Reading state information… Done Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable distribution that some required packages have not yet been created or been moved out of Incoming. The following information may…

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Linux Game server manager – Major update 011013

Linux Game server manager – Major update 011013

New update released makes some major changes and adds new features to the scripts. Change Summary New Feature: Backup New Feature: Console Depreciated: SCREEN command Added: Tmux to replace SCREEN Improved: Logging Improved: UI changes Backup Feature The new backup feature is designed to create a full archive backup of your server allowing your to backup before making changes to your server. Should you have issues you can replace your server with the backup version. this can be found under…

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Game Server Scripts Update – 010813

Game Server Scripts Update – 010813

Updates to the following game server scripts. csserver cssserver csgoserver hl2dmserver l4d2server tf2server ts3server kfserver ut2k4server Changes (These changes may not apply to every script) Added new serverquery.py to monitoring (works with CS 1.6 only currently) that query’s the server port to see if the server responds. Should it fail the server will restart. To activate this feature simply download serverquery.py from the script page to the same directory as the main script. On install game server logging will be…

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Camstudio missing file MSVCR100.dll

Camstudio missing file MSVCR100.dll

After installing CamStudio on my PC I got the following error: This application has failed to start because MSVCR100.dll was not found. To resolve the error you need to install Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable Package https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=5555