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No problem at all.

Brilliant, thanks for the reply.

Hi posde

Thanks for the reply, but I can confirm its not in 10,4, however when I ran update to upgrade firefox, I do see these options in the lmce-admin for a proxy  and web filter but  when you  click them, you get the below error.

Not a valid section

I guessing these are for the release of 12.4


Just want to post this here future reference hope LMCE team don't mind, and for any one looking for transparent proxy the below works, I have it working on Linuxmce 10.4

remember I  am not responsible  if your machine breaks. but again I just want some were to future reference.

I respect the fact that squid in been worked on for the new up coming releases. as per
and well done to the dev's.

Here'ss my quick notes to get it working  (some wording is taken from &  )

Thank's to these wiki pages they helped a lot

sudo apt-get install squid3
edit squid3 config 
nano /etc/squid3/squid.conf
http_port 3128 to http_port 3128 transparent
Find the "acl localhost src" line and insert the following line below: "acl dcerouterlocalnet src"
Under the line is one that reads "http_access allow localhost". Below this you need to insert a line allowing your local LAN; "http_access allow dcerouterlocalnet. Now save the file, and exit.

apt-get install dansguardian
nano /etc/dansguardian/dansguardian.conf
change filter port to  8081 and proxyip =

/etc/init.d/apache2 restart
/etc/init.d/dansguardian stop
/etc/init.d/dansguardian start
sudo /etc/init.d/squid3 restart

Edit file /usr/pluto/bin/ from terminal

nano /usr/pluto/bin/ OR  vi /usr/pluto/bin/

NOTE: check ifconfig to figure out what lan card has static address  eht0 or eth1  change the eth in the forward port rule to match lan card of static ip address from LMCE .ie

Add the below line  in just under the heading # Set some default firewall parameters before opening ports

iptables -A PREROUTING -t nat -i eth0 -p tcp --dport 80 -j REDIRECT --to-port 8081

Then close and save  and reboot the system, visit to check if proxy is working.

The normal firewall forwarding rule would not work even if  you enable it, so my work around was to setup upon booting the core.

Install proxy graph to view the hits and page catches, follow the following link.

Create cronjob under root  to update chart 

crontab -e

Add the following line

*/5 * * * * cd /etc/init.d/squid-graph && ./squid-graph --tcp-only -n -o=/var/www/squid-graph/ --title="Give your report a title " < /var/log/squid3/access.log

CD into /etc/init.d/squid-graph and edit the file  nano squid-graph to add auto refresh to the html report for every 6 minutes

Locate the below line
print IDX "<H1>$title</H1>\n";

And add the below line under it

print IDX "<meta http-equiv=\"refresh\" content=\"360\" \n";

Installation issues / error
« on: April 11, 2015, 04:26:39 pm »
Hi folks

may need to address the below error
Fatal error: Call-time pass-by-reference has been removed in /home/lmcecomp/public_html/wp-content/plugins/google-analytics-dashboard/gad-admin-options.php on line 272


Feature requests & roadmap / Mintube
« on: March 22, 2015, 11:46:05 pm »
Hi folks

Nice to add this


Thanks for the reply but I updated my ram and ran the command again this evening, and hey its installed

Creating chroot for MD creation at: /opt/Diskless_CreateTBZ.P8t71ANhY
Wed Mar 18 20:07:14 GMT 2015 - Untarring /usr/pluto/install/PlutoMD_Debootstraped.tar.bz2
Wed Mar 18 20:08:16 GMT 2015 - Preparing the diskless system
/opt/Diskless_CreateTBZ.P8t71ANhY/usr/pluto/deb-cache/ubuntu-trusty-i386 ~
/opt/Diskless_CreateTBZ.P8t71ANhY/usr/pluto/deb-cache/ubuntu-trusty-i386 /opt/Diskless_CreateTBZ.P8t71ANhY/usr/pluto/deb-cache/ubuntu-trusty-i386 ~
/opt/Diskless_CreateTBZ.P8t71ANhY/usr/pluto/deb-cache/ubuntu-trusty-i386 ~
Wed Mar 18 20:15:38 GMT 2015 - Setting up /etc/apt/sources.list for ubuntu
Wed Mar 18 20:15:38 GMT 2015 - Setting up SSH
Wed Mar 18 20:15:38 GMT 2015 - Setting up kernel postinst.d/
Wed Mar 18 20:15:38 GMT 2015 - Setting up Foxconn NT330i compatability
Wed Mar 18 20:15:38 GMT 2015 - PreSeeding package installation preferences
Reading package lists...
Building dependency tree...
debconf-i18n is already the newest version.

Somethings never ceases to amaze me!


My apologies, when he said memory I taught he was referring to ram, as basic  user, is it something I can fix ?


ah I only have 1gb memory applied, I have upped it to 3gb, don't understand it dropping the  tough.

will run it again.


Thats strange J, I will up the memory, but it dropping for is strange, would you say there is a reason for this?


OK its done,  but its to big for pastebin

So I have uploaded it to one of my server

Please advise


No problem, its in middle of running, I will post the log.

Don't mean to hijack this topic, but today  I  decided to install 14.4 latest snap shot.  DVD ! install wen't good except  on the first boot there was no access to lmce-admin and no access to the internet on the internal network, however there was access to the internet on the core from the external nic,  quick update and upgrade and then a dist-upgrade fixed the issue, well at least from me.

Powered on the MD to set it up,  but up ran into tftboot not available. so I ran the  and ended up with the same issue below at the end of it trying to install.
Package pluto-orbiter failed (/opt/Diskless_CreateTBZ.DVMafPyAN) - We wait 10sec and try again - to stop retrying press Ctrl-C.

In the middle of re-running it  again, but until it's installed correctly I have no MD'S

Snap shot
LMCE­ 1404­ 20150308181­930157.iso   08­ Mar­ 2015   3.02GB   ae20691631ebdbc0­45955bba50cd4

Hardware info
HP Proliant DL385 G2 fully loaded!
Running VMware vSphere Hypervisor ;)
VM  spec for LMCE
Memory 3GB
60GB harddrive
Two nic's
Basic vm graphics.

No issue on 10.4 on the same setup.

I don't know if this a bug as I am just a basic user. but may worth looking into.


Users / Vesternet
« on: October 07, 2014, 06:46:17 pm »
Hi Folks

Are these products available on vesternet suitable for linuxmce home zwave

Please advise looking to get door locks and sensors

Kind regards

Installation issues / Re: video stops playing
« on: September 05, 2014, 08:42:42 pm »

I have notice over the last two nights that  videos do not display in the video section.

I have notice in the lmce-admin under the core the device option Online is unticked, when I ticked these and do a quick reload the video appear  in the video section, I now assume this online brings the drives back up.

why question is,

what would be causing this tick to be un-ticked  and is there away to trace it and put in a fix.

Please advise
Thanks Gov

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