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. Save the emergency scratch codes somewhere safe, they will be your way back if you loose your phone. Open your Google Authenticator app. Use the Menu key and select Set up account. […]


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 […]