SSH as File Transport

You may know about scp, the copy-over-ssh program, or sftp, the ftp-like remote client. You may even know about sshfs, which provides a FUSE module to mount a remote filesystem over SSH. Nifty! But, what happens if you have something generating a bunch of data and want to send it ...

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Locking Your Desktop Elegantly

There are a bunch of tools that allow you to lock your desktop automatically (gnome-screensaver or xscreensaver for example), and several scripts and tools to handle locking and unlocking using bluetooth proximity, etc. One thing that always drove me crazy is that there are so many places you have to ...

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