How To Block All Traffic From China Using iptables and ipset on Amazon Linux

Author: , October 24th, 2019

All credit to Matt Wilcox for this excellent article, for which this post is based – thank you, Matt! All commands run as root!

Do this once only:

Then add blockchina to the root cron

Florida Is Hell On Earth

Author: , April 5th, 2011

What a disgusting place. The humidity is over 70% full time and the temps are in the 80’s by 8am. Saw my grandfather yesterday afternoon. He is alert but very frail. It is quite painful to see him like this. We will spend the day with him today. We had ill dealings with the Marriott […]

Early to Rise

Author: , August 14th, 2010

Was up at 7am. Went and sat on the deck for a while and listened to the morning bird chorus. A feral cat sat on the deck with me for a while, waiting for breakfast no doubt. After a while, she just sauntered off to the neighbor’s yard. I suppose the cat assumed that our […]