Tag: CentOS

byeCloud: Firefox Sync Server

In this article I will show you how to set up a Firefox Sync Server as a Docker container. In my case this will replace iCloud Bookmark / Tab synchronization. This article is part of the byeCloud series in which I try to replace iCloud with self-hosted services. I've evaluated different solutions to synchronize and none of those seemed to satisfy my needs but Firefox Sync almost does. I wanted to use Chromium with some plugin that would allow me to self-host a bookmark sync service. While there is a working solution called Unmark which also has a Chrome extension that...

Static IP + DNS settings in CentOS 6

This one seemed easier then it was in the end ;-) Here's how it works... Caution: I assume you're using eth0 as your network interface! First off, edit /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-eth0 to include these entries: DEVICE=eth0 HWADDR="enter your mac address here" NETWORK=192.168.0.0 BROADCAST=192.168.0.255 NETMASK=255.255.255.0 IPADDR=192.168.0.112 USERCTL=no Don't forget to replace the values above to match your actual network configuration. After restarting network services neither the default gateway nor DNS servers are recognized, resulting in a non-usable network. To...