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  Thread: 'pkg_search': A little wrapper script for searching/installing packages in OpenBSD
Post: RE: 'pkg_search': A little wrapper script for sear...

I just pull up the /pub/OpenBSD/5.7/packages/`machine -a` directory of my chosen mirror in a browser window and Ctrl+F to see if what I want is in packages. Or pkg_add -n and take a wild guess at the...
ThePlantMan BSD 18 11,118 03-05-2015, 11:49 PM
  Thread: Migrating from Linux to BSD
Post: RE: Migrating from Linux to BSD

If you copy over your ~/* directory with all the config files, and install all the same packages, you'll never know the difference. Firefox, window manager, what have you. I don't know what I was ex...
ThePlantMan BSD 9 4,077 02-05-2015, 01:38 AM
  Thread: systemd?
Post: RE: systemd?

OpenBSD 5.7 being released tomorrow May 1 2015 :) Not only is it systemd free, it also comes with LibreSSL.
ThePlantMan GNU/Linux 25 11,193 30-04-2015, 01:02 PM
  Thread: Password management
Post: RE: Password management

The thing I don't like about password managers is that they become just another thing to crack, at which point all the passwords are out. You can sacrifice security for convenience, but rarely can yo...
ThePlantMan Security & Cryptography 52 23,296 30-04-2015, 12:54 PM
  Thread: systemd?
Post: RE: systemd?

Different things for different users. Although I don't like systemd, it's not a big deal for Average Joe who's just browsing the web and playing games. But for servers and some workstations, it crea...
ThePlantMan GNU/Linux 25 11,193 24-04-2015, 11:11 PM
  Thread: Gopher anyone?
Post: RE: Gopher anyone?

The SSL helps prevent a MITM attack where someone changes the data on its way to you.
ThePlantMan Old school stuff 36 21,797 24-04-2015, 01:20 AM
  Thread: Useful Android Apps To Own
Post: RE: Useful Android Apps To Own

K9mail is a great mail client that supports GPG. Ghost Commander is what I use for a file manager, and it also supports sftp. MuPDF is a nice lightweight pdf viewer. Do you guys know about F-Droid?...
ThePlantMan Android & Iphone 31 15,209 24-04-2015, 01:04 AM
  Thread: IRC Clients
Post: RE: IRC Clients

I love irssi. I'm boring.
ThePlantMan BSD 19 10,030 24-04-2015, 12:55 AM
  Thread: I grow plants
Post: I grow plants

Hi, I'm ThePlantMan. I grow delicious berries in Minnesota and sell them at farmers markets. Mostly raspberries, black red and gold, but I'm planting some grapes and gooseberries too. I love the ou...
ThePlantMan 7 2,554 24-04-2015, 12:51 AM