How I Made a 4G Hotspot from my Galaxy S2 EPIC Touch

November 15, 2011 in Android, Howto, Information Security, Mobile Development, WiFi Hacking by trevelyn

Abstract Samsung Galaxy S II Epic 4G (Touch) (US)

Debian Linode and VNC Sessions.

November 3, 2011 in Howto, Programming, Systems Administration by trevelyn

VNC (Virtual Network Computing) Servers allow one to connect to a machine, via the RFB (remote Frame buffer) protocol, and access it’s desktop remotely as if sitting right in front of that machine. Keyboard, Mouse and all. Linode VPS boxen, to my knowledge, have no GPU’s installed whatsoever. So, obviously there’s no display, or display port even: weaknetlabs:/appdev# lspci pcilib: Cannot open /proc/bus/pci lspci: Cannot find any working access method. weaknetlabs:/appdev# BUT, we can still run X11 and Gnome. We just have to connect to the session before starting the X server, or else it will fail with: Could not
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