Ping not permitted in WSL

Using Windows subsystem for Linux (WSL) is so nice when someone forces you to not work from your favorite OS 🙂Especially combined with the Windows Terminal, which I wrote about here: https://www.nordal-lund.dk/?p=592 Despite all the goodness, there are some minor annoyances preventing me from experiencing a big burst of happiness. One of them are the…

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Powershell menu script

Do you ever need to give some input to a script? Maybe its a long filename or some other long and complex string, or maybe you’re just lazy like me? I wrote a script for handling the input, it’s a bit like the curses based menus you see in some network equipment, and in Linux…

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LGSM CS:GO not starting

I’m running a small CS:GO server for the local E-Gaming club. It’s based on https://linuxgsm.com/, which makes managing game servers easy. Today I got a call from the trainer, telling that the server was not running. I have some tasks running every night to check for updates, and my first thought was that something had…

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Get rid of the facebook login box

Do you also hate the big facebook login box nagging you when you’re not signed in? Even sites that should be public available is ruined by this, luckily there’s a solution 🙂 Maybe you already have an add-blocker, if not I can recommend ublock origin, but anyone will probably do. Create a custom filter and…

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Upgrading from vSphere VCSA 6.5 pre version U1d to post version U1d not possible

Yesterday I had to upgrade a VCSA 6.5 U1b to U2e, but I got stuck in the process because the VCSA manager said this: Latest updates already installed on vCSA, Nothing to stage/install Hmm, thats not right… google, google, googleSeems that vmware changed the build numbering scheme, and they have an article about my issue:https://kb.vmware.com/s/article/59659Unfortunately…

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