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Nginx APT repo missing public key

I recently had some issues getting NginX to update though apt. Here is what I did to fix the problem I was having. W: GPG error: http://nginx.org wheezy Release: The following signatures couldn't be verified because the public key is not available: NO_PUBKEY ABF5BD827BD9BF62 Run the following commands wget http://nginx.org/packages/keys/nginx_signing.key cat nginx_signing.key | sudo apt-key [...]

By | September 9th, 2015|Linux Administration|0 Comments

Phone Apps: A time waster?

You might have noticed that over the last few weeks, I’ve been looking at ways I can improve the way I work  in an attempt to be more productive. Last week, I shared a little about using accessible document storage to improve [...]

By | December 2nd, 2012|Technology|0 Comments

atd[000000]: File is in wrong format – aborting

Recently, on my CentOS server, I had my system error log at /var/log/messages flooded with a whole heap of lines like the one below. server01 atd[13653]: File a0001001567d06 is in wrong format - aborting Naturally, this continued until the server ran out of disk space and died. I couldn't work out how the issue actually [...]

By | October 11th, 2012|Technology|6 Comments

Loading .bashrc on Mac OSX

Earlier this week, I went to setup aliases on Mac OS X (Mountain Lion) and couldn't get the terminal to read the .bashrc file. It turns out that Mac OSX loads .bash_profile instead of .bashrc. So I spent some time searching and found out that OSX will check a few files for additional shell config ~/.bash_profile, [...]

By | August 24th, 2012|Apple|0 Comments