Tag Archives: internet

Scalix Administration – Useful Commands

… If you don’t see them, restart the service. Sometimes you need to create your own script for starting sendmail, instead of using the one that comes with the distribution. Clean Scalix Queues Service router queue, internet Mail Gateway queue, Local Delivery queue. CLEAN internet MAIL GATEWAY QUEUE echo -e "A$(( $(date +%d) + 10 ))E\nl\nunix\n\n" | omqdump -p | ./clearq.pl | tee output CLEAN LOCAL QUEUE echo -e “A$(( $(date +%d) + 10 ))E\nl\nlocal\n\n” | omqdump -p | …

PROTECT IP / SOPA Breaks The Internet

Update to the probably most infamous attempt of civilized world to bring the darkness of communism and censorship into the internet world. Lamar Smith, creator of the bill, pulled the bill “until there is wider agreement on a solution. Yay!!! Strike against censorship. Join the largest online protest in history: tell Congress to stop this bill now! Don’t let this bill pass, it is our duty to fight against it. More info in this movie: …

Major Top Level Domain Name Expansion to Include more Generic TLDs

The ICANN, (internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers), board has decided in June 2011 to expand the number of generic top level domain names. The existent 22 gTLDs that include popular TLDs such as .com, .net, .org, etc… will become limited by only the dictionary, or maybe not even that. ICANN decided to allow any word to become a gTLD, that means that domains such as .microsoft or .google or .pepsi will populate the internet. The applications for the new gTLDs will start from 12 …