Monthly Archives: March 2012

Creating A DNS Entry For A SubDomain – Add A DNS Entry Into Bind

Overview Welcome to the first of a bunch of DNS articles I will write to help explain the different tasks needed to configure and manage your own DNS server using bind under Linux. The article assumes you have already installed bind and it is all running. If not, then you will need to setup bind [...]

Calculate Time Difference Between your Users And Your Server

People access your site aren’t always in the same timezone as you are. Now perhaps you would like to determine what the time is for a user in a different country. Then here is a quick way to find this information out. This example is very useful if you simply want to fetch your clients [...]

GRANT’ing Privileges and Permissions To Users On A Database In MySQL

If you would like to add a user to MySQL and give them permissions to view on or multiple databases, then continue reading. It is a fairly simple process and can be very powerful in keeping your database secure as well as giving people the access to the database they need. In order to run [...]