Henri Cook

Software Developer, Tech Enthusiast, Humanist.


Configuring KVM Guests (In a bridge fashion) on a network using statically routed IPs

(Imported from a 2009 Post on henricook.com)


Extracting email addresses from Outlook’s “Stream_Autocomplete” file

If you’ve taken a copy of your Outlook ‘Stream Autocomplete’ file usually located in %localappdata%\Microsoft…


Send log entries to Logstalgia using a named pipe

I’m aggregating log sources from multiple locations, aggregating them, ordering them and then sending them to Logstalgia. I’m planning…


Installing Starcraft II with Wine/PlayOnLinux under Ubuntu 14.04

I had some issues today installing Starcraft II (downloaded from the Battle.net website) under Ubuntu 14.04.

Publications edited by Henri Cook

Hosting, Server configuration and deployment

Adventures in the Clouds. Amazon, Azure, Rackspace — full IaaS and PaaS offerings.

Virtual machines and the software/hardware that drives them


Cancelling run/test actions with SBT

By default a ctrl+c drops you back to command line, this can be annoying!


TL;DR: Add the following to your build.sbt:

fork := true
cancelable := true

This is telling SBT to fork each command you run (e.g. run/test/testOnly) into a new process, and make…


E133 errors on Geminox Boilers

Because i couldn’t find the information!


I was sad to find one morning that my Geminox combi boiler fitted in a new build flat 2013…


Perl5 MySQL error on CentOS4 with CPanel

(Imported from a 2008 post on henricook.com)


The following error is something that took me absolutely ages to resolve…


Asterisk on Ubuntu w/A Grandstream GXP 2000 Hardphone

To receive incoming and make outgoing calls via SIP (phone -> PBX, inbound->PBX) and IAX2 (PBX->outbound)…


Configure SpamAssassin (With Postfix) to only check for spam on incoming mail (not outgoing)

(Imported from a 2008 post on henricook.com)


Configuring KVM Guests (In a bridge fashion) on a network using statically routed IPs

(Imported from a 2009 Post on henricook.com)


A Powershell Script to batch-add TCP and UDP Endpoints to a Windows Azure Virtual Machine

Adding endpoints in the Microsoft Windows Azure Management Portal is hard…