Ubuntu 18 Bind9 with Custom Config Flags for DLZ Support

by Super User

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There comes a time when some of the packages needed might not have been compiled with all the options you require. For instance, if you need Bind9 to interface with Samba4's setting of BIND_DLZ, you need to recompile bind9 with dlz support. It doesn't come with it enabled. 

Windows 10: Full Backup Before a Disaster

by Super User

Floods, tornadoes, hurricanes, lightning strikes or just the computer tripping over its own feet. Disasters happen and there are two types of people in this world: Those who have lost data and those who will lose data. It's just a matter of time, honestly. With normal backups, especially before a disaster, you can always be prepared. 

The Grandparent's Scam

by Super User

"Grandpa?" the young male on the other end of the line opens the scam.

"Who is this?" You ask suspiciously. 

This is the classic opening for what has become known as the Grandparent's scam. It purposely targets the older people of our society, trying to trick them into handing over credit card information an other personal details they can use to defraud. Usually, it works. If it didn't, the scammers wouldn't keep trying it.