Last week or so, I got this by mail. It’s a feedback by a fellow Nigerian in
I came across your blogger page last month and have always been going back to it, every now and then.
I find it hard to believe that a "Nigerian in
I work as a web developer, and since my company is a small one, i do all the page design, dbase design, scripting, networking and all it takes to host a site. I use MySQL,PHP,Apache,Linux (LAMP) since my company doesn't want any legacy code nor locking to a vendor.
I'm pretty new to the Open Source community, but the drive is there to learn. I've come to understand how unix works. I manage a Debian OS runnig on pebble. We use that to run squid as a transparent proxy, a cache and web server. I also manage a RH 7.3 Linux which we configured to be a mail,dhcp server.
Right now i'm learning bash and also configure iptables for a future plan of running vpn on the linux server.
We also plan to use d pebble distro on a Compact Flash to run a small wireless community in our neighbourhood (hotspot 1.5km range). Plan to use nocat on it.
In all this, i would say the net has been a huge source of technical resource for us here.
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This is very encouraging… really… does it mean I’m BADASS? KickASS? PLAIN_EVEEEEL?
I’ll leave you to figure that out :P
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