Entries tagged “#openbsd”

Tue 21 August 2018

My system's time was so wrong, that even ntpd didn't work

Hi, Time management is always hard. I mean, it's hard for ordinary people -- the internets are full of ebooks and tips on how to organize your time, and there are lots of books about the problem. It's also hard for programmers -- you need to take into account different timezones, those … read more
Sun 05 July 2015

Block encryption in OpenBSD

OpenBSD's block encryption is slightly different than on Linux or FreeBSD. Linux uses dm-crypt or LUKS, FreeBSD uses geli or gbde. On OpenBSD 5.7 the user can utilise softraid0 driver to acquire the same thing. Please note that you could also use vnconfig's internal encryption (Blowfish), but on … read more