Jan 212012
 

The real ones, not the Debian versions, Iceweasel and Icedove. Obviously, one way is to get them straight from mozilla, but I’d like auto updates without much fuss. There’s Linux Mint, which is basically Debian, but kept up to date and without all the trouble that comes with using only free software. So one could add their repo in Debian.
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Jan 112012
 

A very basic .bat that archives a bunch of files using 7zip in a different package each day of the week (i.e. bak_1.7zip to bak_7.7zip), then copies the archive to a different machine in a shared folder and fires off an email with the result. Effectively a week’s worth of full backups. This is NOT real backup.
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