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Splunk + Minecraft?

Splunk + Minecraft?

Hello everyone! Today I’ve been spending a lot of time working in my home lab (as I so often do). And I’m pleased to report that I have learned many new things about the rsyslog package available (and often preinstalled) on most in Linux distributions. What is rsyslog? rsyslog can send it’s logs over to virtually any type of syslog server on the market. Including more advanced systems such as Splunk and other SIEM products. That doesn’t come as a…

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What’s With RGB Lighting In Everything?

What’s With RGB Lighting In Everything?

Technology is always evolving. Being in IT I know and expect this. When I first got into computers I focused mainly on the hardware side of things. I always wanted to hear about the latest and greatest CPU, motherboard, or graphics card. And I would dream about one day my “dream PC” with all the best hardware in it. I often reasoned that a system needed far better hardware then what it needed. and was quick to want to upgrade…

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Warning: Corrosion Inside the Original Xbox!

Warning: Corrosion Inside the Original Xbox!

Hello everyone! For the past couple of days I’ve been playing one of my favorite games from my childhood. Burnout Revenge on the original Xbox will always hold a special place in my heart. I was feeling rather nostalgic and I decided to dig the game out and play it. Excited, I flipped the rocker switch to the “on” position on the power strip behind my TV. (some devices can take as much as 90% of their total power consumption…

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Minecraft Server Wrapper Script (IronMC)

Minecraft Server Wrapper Script (IronMC)

I’ve completed writing the start script for Aetacraft’s Minecraft server. I’ve named the script IronMC due to it being very durable (much like iron blocks). In true Aetacraft fashion, I’ve made the script open source and put the script up on GitHub. The script is a fork of ForsakenDev’s MinecraftStartupScript project. IronMC adds the ability to have a watchdog watch over the Minecraft Server software. If the server software crashes for any reason IronMC will automatically restart it. It is a…

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