Google Authenticator Ubuntu ssh

This guide will enable Google Authenticator verification when logging in to ssh from a remote location. First install libpam-google-authenticator

Answer the questions posed during installation. If you are not asked any questions while installing, run google-authenticator. Save the emergency scratch codes somewhere safe, they will be your way back if you loose your phone. Open your […]


New Launcher with Ubuntu Gnome 13.10

So I was gonna try to play some World of Warcraft again, and realized Blizzard has come out with a new launcher for it’s games. I tried downloading the launcher and running it with Wine. The launcher showed up only to be closed again a few seconds after, creating a crash-report for Blizzard which didn’t […]


Resizing a VirtualBox image

Today I wanted to expand the hard drive of my VBox Windows 7 install. There is no GUI setting for this so with the terminal I used the following command:

  This resized the image from it’s original 25Gb to ~40Gb. Afterwards you have to resize the disk within the guest operating system (in […]