Category: Computers

Using ssmtp instead of sendmail

I had problems with my mails from my server got categorized as spam in GMail šŸ™ So I decided to use Google’s smtp gateway for sending the mails … I run FreeBSD: [root@prism ~]# uname -a FreeBSD prism.local 11.0-RELEASE-p9 FreeBSD 11.0-RELEASE-p9 #0: Tue Apr 11 08:48:40 UTC 2017 root@amd64-builder.daemonology.net:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC amd64 First disable sendmail (insert this […]

Making WakeOnLan work

I was looking for a solution to have theĀ server in our cottage ready for “service”, but not using a lot of power.Ā Of course I have used hdparm to make the disk spin down, but the rest of the computer is also using power. So I thought of WakeOnLan (WOL) combined with some kind of sleep. […]