This instructional video will show you how to host a private git repository with your Dropbox.
Dropbox provides an easy way to host a repository with deb Packages. First Step Create a folder inside your Public-Dropbox-Folder where you put your *.deb Files: mkdir /home/user/Dropbox/Public/deb-packages or create that folder somwhere else and put a symlink in your Public folder: mkdir /home/user/deb-packages cd /home/user/Dropbox/Public ln -s /home/user/deb-packages/ deb-packages Second Step Go into that […]
A useful list of advanced Dropbox hacks is available here. Some useful hacks listed include getting extra space, a portable Dropbox, syncing passwords, photo backups, and more!
You can host a basic text wiki in your Dropbox Public Folder which can be accessed anywhere on the web using your Public URL. Full instructions can be found here.
Dropbox does not support NTLM authentication and is incompatible with many corporate networks. You can vote for this feature to be added by visiting https://www.dropbox.com/votebox/248/support-for-ntlm-proxy-server Mac users This article and the instructions provided apply to Win32 environments (Windows XP, Vista, etc.). Mac users should check Authoxy following the instructions provided with the installer. Win32 users Following the […]
Windows You can use Dropbox as a free and automatic web publishing solution. See this page. Linux You’ll want to review the Windows instructions above for the big picture, here are a few of the linux-specific instructions: Examples below assume root account, adjust your procedure accordingly! Create a new Dropbox account specifically for this server (this is […]
Encryption with SecurStick SECURITY NOTE REGARDING SECURSTICK: As of this edit (14 June 2010) the author has decided against releasing full source code for this application. The presence of undocumented commands and options has been confirmed. Given the closed-source nature of the application, there may be other undocumented features that would result in insecure encryption […]
This note is intended mainly for users of a laptop computer to protect their data from the action of thieves. Privacy Privacy is the ability to protect your data from being read without your authorization. A good way to prevent a thief or other nosey parties from reading your data is creating an encrypted volume […]
Have you ever wanted to take a screenshot and have it uploaded and in your clipboard with one click? Well now you can! Jing offers you exactly this! But you don’t want them storing your stuff do you? You want to store it on Dropbox so you: Aren’t restricted by their space limitations. Support Dropbox. Follow […]
The basic idea behind this is to use vHosts to have the website contents in the Dropbox folder. This post explains how to do this for Tomcat or Apache. — It’s also useful with IIS and Visual Studio. Simply add a symlink of your wwwroot to “My Dropbox” and you have your website on the […]