Installing autofs mount Centos 7

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Sometimes it is better to have a share automount when a program tries to access a share if the server is rebooted after mounting it can cause lockup issues and even slow boot. autofs will always make sure your samba and NFS mounts are working. It’s pretty slick. Installing autofs: autofs can be installed using […]

Sending popup notifications to Gnome

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Sometimes I like my scripts to notify me when a long running process is done running in a terminal. Since I use a Linux desktop everywhere, I found this. notify-send [“<title>”] “<body>” this nifty line takes care of that in one go. Another usage example: Run a long script, and get notified via gnome notifications, […]

Password free SSH in 3 steps

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Sometimes you need to run a script, that needs to authenticate on another box. Adding your SSH Key to the other box is both quick, and easy. Run the sshkeygen command to generate a key, if you havent already: justin@local-host$ ssh-keygen Generating public/private rsa key pair. Enter file in which to save the key (/home/justin/.ssh/id_rsa):[Enter […]