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Don't mistake this for the movie Alien - (1979 movie)

(on Wikipedia)
https://joeyh.name/code/alien/

A tool to convert between package management types.

Mandatory for getting software working which does not have a maintainer for one's current distribution.

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TODO - add my notes, and scripts

2019-12-05 - Is this abandoned? I can't find a home page even though it's in the official Debian repository.

www.willwap.co.uk [ 1 ] gone as of 2016-03-31 - https://web.archive.org/web/20090331101812/http://www.willwap.co.uk/

Corrects busted VBR records in MP3s.

I most notably use this program with my rip-audio-from-video.sh script

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TODO - add additional notes

eCryptfs honey badger

encryption >

(on Wikipedia)
https://ecryptfs.org/

A cryptographic filesystem.

A fantastic concept and program which I used heavily for a long time across multiple Linux distributions.

  • Be aware that attacks on people, hardware and implementation are the go-to methods for defeating encryption. Some points:

    • A legal or physical threat, lies and other social engineering.
    • A hardware or software keylogger. Are you typing your password on a keyboard and computer you control?
  • eCryptfs-mount.sh is my helper script.



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