Updated roundcube for wheezy

Roundcube is one of the well known OpenSource solutions for accessing Mails via webinterface. Unfortunately the package in wheezy is ~2 years old. In Debian unstable the package was updated, but #714727 is blocking the migration to jessie. In the meanwhile I backported the package to wheezy. For everybody still…

Frag is bigger than frame.

Since 2 weeks I'm faced with some problems at a Xen hosting environment based on Debian wheezy. The issue is, that one specific domU is regularly failing network. The investigations showed, that no network packets from and to this system are seen on the the network interface in the domU…

Debian (wheezy) 7.x and mailscanner

Mailscanner is an e-mail security and anti-spam solution for e-mail gateways. In combination of postfix it uses a very ugly way messing around in postfixs queue directories. Anyways .. if you are still interested, keep reading. Mailscanner was removed from Debian, so it's not available in wheezy. Anyways ... there is a…

Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2013!

Also this year the Debian project was present at Chemnitzer Linuxtage, this time right next the debianforum.de booth. The booth folks arriving on Friday organized a flashmob at Expitas after booth setup. Unfortunately our second planned flashmob at the Mensa was boycotted by much more students, so we ended…

Airprint support broken in Debian wheezy?

Some of our customers are using central CUPS systems for managing their printer infrastructure. In the last years the demand for support printing (called Airprint) from mobile apple products increased. This worked well for us on Debian squeeze as documented here (updated scrips). I tried this on a fresh installed…

vsftpd running on IPv4 and IPv6 simultaneous

Today I planed to move my FTP server to a new system running Debian wheezy. Usually I'm running vsftpd, so this was also the plan for the new host. As this system is dual stacked, I wanted to offer the service on IPv6 too. On the old system I started…

New blogging engine

You may have noticed that I recently started posting more updates again. The reason is, I switched over from Wordpress to Octopress as blogging engine. The idea was driven, cause my used theme K2 got stuck and with the upcoming release of Debian wheezy I'm forced to switch to a…