A good dose of Wine: Running Notepad++ and many other Windows only applications on the Mac and linux

My brother, a recent Mac convert told me how much he missed the Notepad++ on the Mac. We looked it up in the Wine compatibility list and found that it is fairly simple and stable to run it under wine. So, for those who miss having Notepad++ (or any one of those windows only applications in … Continue reading A good dose of Wine: Running Notepad++ and many other Windows only applications on the Mac and linux

HOW TO: Get the Certificate Chain for a website

OpenSSL provides a very simple way to check/get the SSL / TLS certificate chain that a site/ webserver offers to the clients attempting to connect to it. This check is an effective technique to determine the SSL / TLS issues and at times, certain setups in my experience seems to be needing the chain installed … Continue reading HOW TO: Get the Certificate Chain for a website