Author Archives: jamespo

Ocado, SpamAssassin doesn’t like your confirmation mails

X-Spam-Status: Yes, score=5.6 required=5.0 tests=BAYES_00,LOTS_OF_MONEY, NO_DNS_FOR_FROM,RCVD_IN_DNSWL_LOW,UNPARSEABLE_RELAY autolearn=no version=3.3.1 X-Spam-Report: * 2.5 NO_DNS_FOR_FROM DNS: Envelope sender has no MX or A DNS records * -0.7 RCVD_IN_DNSWL_LOW RBL: Sender listed at http://www.dnswl.org/, low * trust * [207.126.144.207 listed in list.dnswl.org] * -0.4 … Continue reading

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Use Putty & cygwin ssh?

Use your putty key & pageant in your cygwin ssh sessions with ssh-pageant (using exported private key in openssh format of course). Also works with kitty/kageant.

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RIP Freshmeat / FreeCode

via About Freecode – Freecode.

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Trying to install flash on windows and getting “Msvcr110.dll Not Found or Missing”

Download & install Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2012 Update 4 (x86 version in my case).

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OSRM – very impressive open source alternative to google maps

OSRM Website. Very impressive open source alternative to google maps

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If you like Durutti Column

You’ll probably like this Spotify playlist.

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Click-to-Play Manager :: Add-ons for Firefox

Click-to-Play Manager :: Add-ons for Firefox. Useful add-on if you don’t want the extreme security of NoScript but want to control java & flash permissions.

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SSL Proxy – doesn’t seem to work for Firefox 29

This add-on allows Firefox to connect to SSL encrypted proxy servers, namely Squid. via SSL Proxy :: Add-ons for Firefox. But as the status bar has been retired, this seems to have disappeared, any alternatives? EDIT: Fixed with this addon … Continue reading

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Easily.co.uk / Netbenefit emails smell like spam

Easily.co.uk expiry emails have changed and look suspicious to spamassassin. One thing they should do is send a plain text version via MIME. Sensitive spam detectors may put these emails in a Junk folder, and domain expiries could be missed … Continue reading

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Natwest SSL setup isn’t great

At least according to my calomel plugin:

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