Category: Linux

Docker PI Cluster

Well today is close to two months that my Pi cluster has been up and running. For the most part it has worked without any issues. Once Portainer was up and running I went about installing the different functions I wanted to have on each node. The first thing I thought of was a new Nagios container. I have used Nagios on my own network and at a data center where I worked. This was by far the most difficult of the installs. To get the current version you have to build it from source and then go about configuring.  Here is an old but good guide to building a Nagios server.

Anonymity with Whonix

Recently I came across a YouTube video that was talking about ways to be anonymous on the Internet. It had some good points and had a something I had never heard of before. It is called Whonix. Whonix is normally built on Debian Linux and uses the Tor network. Unlike the Tor browser, this has two virtual machines that connect to Tor with one and then you do all the surfing from the other. The setup is easy and I will go through this as through as possible. Below is how Whonix is describe on their website