Hey Linode!

After getting my VPS shut down for a second time by Digital Ocean (which apparently was issuing DOS network packets – no further explanation from DO), I decided to give Linode another whirl. And here we are. Running Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and it’s a smooth…

Linux – Blocking bad IPs

This is more an informational post for myself, but here’s some nifty commands that help debug what’s going wrong on a server when things aren’t going right. netstat -t netstat -tn These are good for watching WHO is hitting your server and what their IP…