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Games Windows

How to get ParaWorld to run on Windows 10, Windows 8 and Windows 7

I had not played Paraworld since I switched to Windows 7 (or Vista even) because I simply could not get the game to work. Years later I found a blog post explaining how to get it to run on Windows 7. However, the download link for the fix the blog provides is no longer working […]

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Backup/Sync Cloud storage Linux

How to set up a sync/backup to AWS Glacier on Linux (Ubuntu 16.04/18.04)

Amazon recently announced that the unlimited storage plan for it’s Cloud Drive will be discontinued. The new plans cost 99.99€ per terabyte per year. Since I had my entire Plex media library backed up to my unlimited storage Amazon Cloud Drive, I needed to find a similarly cheap alternative. Amazon Cloud Drive used to cost […]

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Linux Networking Webserver Windows

Can’t create or delete directories on an NGINX WebDAV server? Here’s how to fix that!

I like NGINX. For the same reasons that make a lot of people like NGINX: it’s lightweight, it’s simple and it is great to set up a reverse proxy. I have it set up on a Raspberry Pi that functions as a reverse proxy and that is collecting statistics for Unsplash and similar stock photo […]

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Linux NAS Networking Synology Webserver

How to log a WebDAV clients real ip when using a Synology DiskStation behind a reverse proxy

I am using a Synology DiskStation NAS behind a reverse proxy. One of the services I use is WebDAV. Connecting, transferring files etc. was and is working fine . The logs, however, always showed the ip address of my reverse proxy — even though my reverse proxy passes the real ip. After digging through the internet and then […]