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by pipuppy
Sun Dec 30, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Epiphany, where are cookies stored?
Replies: 7
Views: 599

Re: Epiphany, where are cookies stored?

Hi again Dougie and thanks for the information. Dougie wrote: By the way why are you not using the supported chromium-browser in Raspbian Stretch ? Paranoia:-) After the constant stream of revalations about Googles antics I prefer to avoid anything that has connections with Google as far as possible...
by pipuppy
Sat Dec 29, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Epiphany, where are cookies stored?
Replies: 7
Views: 599

Re: Epiphany, where are cookies stored?

Hi Dougie, Seasons greetings and many thanks for pointing me in the right direction. Sadly, I did not find what I expected or I may be doing something wrong? I was looking for where and why a cookie called "hideBrowserUpdate" linked with www.youtube.com keeps returning after deletion. It seems to be...
by pipuppy
Sun Dec 23, 2018 1:07 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Epiphany, where are cookies stored?
Replies: 7
Views: 599

Epiphany, where are cookies stored?

Hi,
Does anyone know exactly where in the raspbian filing system the cookies are stored for the epiphany web-browser?

Regards,

pipuppy
by pipuppy
Sat Dec 15, 2018 12:16 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Epiphany browser Youtube cookie question.
Replies: 1
Views: 111

Re: Epiphany browser Youtube cookie question.

Hi again,

A minor correction to my posting.

The browser cookie name is "HideBrowserUpgradeBox" and not "HideBrowserUp" as originaly posted, sorry.

pipuppy
by pipuppy
Sat Dec 15, 2018 11:25 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Epiphany browser Youtube cookie question.
Replies: 1
Views: 111

Epiphany browser Youtube cookie question.

Hi, While I understand the default browser for raspbian stretch is Chrome I sometimes prefer to use Epihany for less demanding forum pages etc and as part of my routine of "de-cluttering" of the browser from time-to-time I delete all the saved data and cookies etc. Selecting "Personal Data" followed...
by pipuppy
Mon Aug 20, 2018 3:39 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: What governs a packages availability in the raspberrypi repository?
Replies: 20
Views: 1379

Re: What governs a packages availability in the raspberrypi repository?

Hi again Heater,

Thanks for the tips and pointers on proxy and reverse-proxy using nginx.
I can see my home server project growing rapidly :-)

Cheers,

Pipuppy.
by pipuppy
Sun Aug 19, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: What governs a packages availability in the raspberrypi repository?
Replies: 20
Views: 1379

Re: What governs a packages availability in the raspberrypi repository?

Hi DirkS and also anyone not familiar with the Hiawatha web server... DirkS wrote: If you mean 'Hiawatha': it may be popular, but I have never heard of it. Not many people seem to be familiar with the software so the following four links directly relating to Hiawatha might be of interest? https://do...
by pipuppy
Sun Aug 19, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: What governs a packages availability in the raspberrypi repository?
Replies: 20
Views: 1379

Re: What governs a packages availability in the raspberrypi repository?

Hi rpdom and thankyou for your reply. wrote: Well, perhaps you have certain applications that provide web interfaces and you might want them to all be available on the same server IP, just on different URIs. They may be on different local ports, but the proxy can forward so that, for example, www.ex...
by pipuppy
Sun Aug 19, 2018 10:36 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: What governs a packages availability in the raspberrypi repository?
Replies: 20
Views: 1379

Re: What governs a packages availability in the raspberrypi repository?

Before I forget... Heater wrote: Anyway, in the mean time, why not use nginx? It's not so big, it performs well, it is secure. I have many web services running on Apache and node.js that sit behind an nginx proxy. Sometimes all on the same machine. This is very interesting though I must confess my k...
by pipuppy
Sun Aug 19, 2018 10:24 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: What governs a packages availability in the raspberrypi repository?
Replies: 20
Views: 1379

Re: What governs a packages availability in the raspberrypi repository?

Wow! Thankyou to all those who responded to my original posting which seems to have prompted more of a response than I expected :D I now have more of an understanding of how the process works so thats great. Plus an added bonus... DirkS wrote: Seems to be available: https://www.hiawatha-webserver.or...
by pipuppy
Sat Aug 18, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: What governs a packages availability in the raspberrypi repository?
Replies: 20
Views: 1379

What governs a packages availability in the raspberrypi repository?

Hi everyone, This is a general question to satisfy curiosity and the title of the post says it all really ("What governs a packages availability in the raspberrypi repository?) though I would also be interested to know specificaly why the Hiawatha webserver package is not part of the repository. I h...
by pipuppy
Fri Aug 03, 2018 10:02 am
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: recording both video & audio
Replies: 8
Views: 1495

Re: recording both video & audio

Hi studysession and thanks for the pointer to picam.

I will give it a go (fingers firmly crossed) and see how I get on.

Cheers,

pipuppy
by pipuppy
Sat Jul 28, 2018 3:18 pm
Forum: Advanced users
Topic: recording both video & audio
Replies: 8
Views: 1495

Re: recording both video & audio

Hi studysession, studysession wrote: Unlike most posts I have found no one posts the command once they figured out. Or atleast I have not found that to be the case. *** End quote *** Sadly this does seem to be the case though in this particular case I think the reason a solution is hard to find is b...
by pipuppy
Sun Oct 29, 2017 2:31 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: How to pass commands from a BASH script to a programme?
Replies: 13
Views: 3079

Re: How to pass commands from a BASH script to a programme?

Hi again scruss, Thanks for the tip. Following your advice I looked at the port settings before and after running minicom. Big difference and it explains why running minicom was successfull, it effectively set-up my serial port to transfer text files in a way the receiving terminal could readily und...
by pipuppy
Fri Oct 27, 2017 4:05 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: How to pass commands from a BASH script to a programme?
Replies: 13
Views: 3079

Re: How to pass commands from a BASH script to a programme?

Hi topguy, topguy wrote... If you had included more info about the original problem "how to set baudrate etc. from commanline" instead of asking for help with what you thought was a solution, you would probably have had the correct answer in an hour. Well of course if I fully understood the problem ...
by pipuppy
Fri Oct 27, 2017 9:50 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: How to pass commands from a BASH script to a programme?
Replies: 13
Views: 3079

Re: How to pass commands from a BASH script to a programme?

Hi mfa298, Thanks for the tip regarding the stty command. I had been using stty to check the serial port settings... stty < /dev/serial0 But I did not know it could be used to set the serial port parameters as well. I now have... stty -F /dev/serial0 9600 cs8 -cstopb -parenb This sets set the baud r...
by pipuppy
Thu Oct 26, 2017 3:01 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: How to pass commands from a BASH script to a programme?
Replies: 13
Views: 3079

Re: How to pass commands from a BASH script to a programme?

Hi scruss, Thanks for the tip regarding adding the pi user to the dialout group, I checked and it is so all ok. One final update on this thread, it seems I have to correct myself regarding my last posting. I thought I had xte working but it turns out its still not working and does not enter keystrok...
by pipuppy
Sun Oct 22, 2017 3:33 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: How to pass commands from a BASH script to a programme?
Replies: 13
Views: 3079

Re: How to pass commands from a BASH script to a programme?

Hi again, Jednorozec wrote... https://kb.iu.edu/d/afnz Thanks, I took a look at the webpage link and it took a few minutes for the penny to drop :-) After a while it became clear what you intended me to understand. Thanks, I included the ampersand to the minicom command, sent the process into the ba...
by pipuppy
Sun Oct 22, 2017 2:11 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: How to pass commands from a BASH script to a programme?
Replies: 13
Views: 3079

Re: How to pass commands from a BASH script to a programme?

Hi NotRequired & Heater, Thanks both for the response and for the pointers to xte and expect. xte looks very usefull but (so far) I have not had much luck with it :-( I installed with... sudo apt-get install xautomation If I type something in a terminal window like... xte 'keydown Control_L' 'key a'...
by pipuppy
Sun Oct 22, 2017 12:04 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: How to pass commands from a BASH script to a programme?
Replies: 13
Views: 3079

How to pass commands from a BASH script to a programme?

Hi, I would like to pass simulated keyboard entry from a BASH script into a running programme but I am not sure how to go about it. My current executable script has the following line... sudo minicom -b 9600 -o -D /dev/serial0 This launches minicom on serial0 with the required parameters and works a...
by pipuppy
Sun Oct 15, 2017 1:48 pm
Forum: Networking and servers
Topic: General server security question.
Replies: 13
Views: 2591

Re: General server security question.

Hi again, When I started this thread I had no idea it would generate such a response. Some very helpful tips and links to improved server security have emerged. Reality check: However, I am concerned that any younger pi users might read this thread and be "put off" from experimenting and self learni...
by pipuppy
Fri Oct 06, 2017 1:55 pm
Forum: Networking and servers
Topic: Monitoring network traffic between home connected devices using the pi.
Replies: 8
Views: 5678

Re: Monitoring network traffic between home connected devices using the pi.

Hi again Dougie, Thanks for the pointers, the transparent proxy is exactly what I was looking for. I will research the subject further and give it a whirl. Thinking about it a raspi "black box" with a transparent proxy and user web iterface would be a usefull tool for checking any/all Internet conne...
by pipuppy
Fri Oct 06, 2017 12:58 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: PHP5 v PHP7
Replies: 2
Views: 641

Re: PHP5 v PHP7

Thanks ghans,

pipuppy
by pipuppy
Fri Oct 06, 2017 12:35 pm
Forum: Networking and servers
Topic: General server security question.
Replies: 13
Views: 2591

Re: General server security question.

Gentlemen, thankyou. Your replies have been very helpfull and I now know my server is not really secure at all :-( I have been reading the links provided by Heater and see I have some work to do before I expose the server to the WWW though I will probably have to compromise at some point in order to...
by pipuppy
Wed Oct 04, 2017 12:51 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: PHP5 v PHP7
Replies: 2
Views: 641

PHP5 v PHP7

Hi, I recently set-up an new raspi server project which includes PHP5. But I notice PHP7 is also available so is it worth re-building the whole package to use PHP7 and would there be any advantages in doing so such as security, speed etc. Also, will my old PHP5 scripts still work in PHP7 or would th...

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