Category: Linux

Varnish, Ispconfig and apache2’s access-log

My web server that hosts this site, is running on Debian GNU/Linux with Apache2, Varnish and the management software Ispconfig.

This combination means that the default access log, logged as the remote address (Varnish’s IP). This simple change to the file /etc/apache2/sites-available/ispconfig.conf


LogFormat “%v %h %l %u %t \”%r\” %>s %B \”%{Referer}i\” \”%{User-Agent}i\”” combined_ispconfig CustomLog “| /usr/local/ispconfig/server/scripts/vlogger -s… Read more »

The Coolest Merge EVER – My take

Linus Torvalds wrote about “The coolest merge EVER!” back in June 20051 now I needed to do something similar a while back.

I had two git repositories that I use for database backup, the two repositories contains backup from a different mysql server in a master-slave setup and therefor contains mostly the same data. This… Read more »


Inspired by some patches I found on kde-apps, I’ve started working on the great KDE application KRegExpEditor, developed by Jesper K. Pedersen from

I don’t have commit access to KDEs repositories and KRegExpEditor is still in the old SVN-repository, so I’ve created a temporary project on gitorious located here

The first thing I’ll do is fixing some… Read more »

Now a Supporting member of KDE e.V.

And now to something I’ve very passionate about, OpenSource and specifically KDE.

A few months back KDE e.V. started the “Join the Game”-campaign1,

asking people to give financial support to the KDE project. And as I’ve loved KDE for almost as long as I’ve been using Linux, I decided to join the game and… Read more »

Backup using encryption and gmail

Today I was a bit bored, so I wrote a script to backup up my personal svn repository. I use my svn-server for my personal projects and to keep a history of my personal documents. So I don’t want to loose the data in my repository.

The repository is already on a RAID1, but I don’t think this is enough…. Read more »