After being terribly disappointed with the subscription stage and after also after a very disappointing test drive (at least Netflix tries to be do-no-evil), I am now very disappointed with the un-subscription of HOOQ.tv with Globe.
Globe sends me a message:
Hi! We'd like to remind you that your free HOOQ will end in 7 days on 10/27/2015. Upon expiry, your subscription will auto-renew to the paid version for P149 per month. If you don't want the paid version, text HOOQ STOP to 8888. before the expiry date. Thank you!
I send the HOOQ STOP to 888 and received:
Sorry, you have entered an invalid keyword. Please make sure your keyword is correct with no extra characters and spaces. For more info on promos, dial *143#, FREE from your Globe/TM mobile phone.
I called Globe Support (211).
Here's the scam:
- GoSurf 999 comes with the HOOQ Free Plan
- After the Free HOOQ Plan (which you did not use because it sucks) expires, it will auto-renew without your consent (!!! UNETHICAL !!!…
tags: PrivateInternetAccess, Digital Ocean, VPS, VPN
This runs the PIA VPN using OpenVPN all from the command line.
sudo apt-get install openvpn network-manager-openvpn
Not sure if you need network-manager-openvpn.
sudo wget https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/openvpn/openvpn.zip
Extract. Move ca.crt and crl.pem to /etc/openvpn
Move "Hong Kong.ovpn" to "/etc/openvpn/Hong Kong.config" for example.
Modified the following lines.
These are the contents of these files.
# cat /etc/openvpn/login.conf
Replace with your username and password.
# cat route-up.sh
ip route flush table 100
ip route flush cache
ip rule add from x.x.x.x table 100
ip route add table 100 to y.y.y.y/y dev ethX
ip route add table 100 default via z.z.z.z
Replace x.x.x.x with your public IP address, y.y.y.y/y with your subnet. Compute using http://jodies.de/ipcalc. Hint: Input public IP and netmask, y…
The rig: D945GCLF board Intel Atom @ 1.6GHZ w/HTIt looks like it's a linux kernel bug: http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/linux/kernel/982159 The ethernet controller is:Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8101E PCI Express Fast Ethernet controller (rev ff) does not seem to work in any of the Ubuntu versions.Fix: recompile the kernel with patchYou can download my patched packages here (currently uploading, let me know if something is missing):http://mirakulo.com/pub/linux-image-2.6.24-21-patched/NOTE: I got the .udeb packages because of this warning: dpkg-gencontrol: warning: deb package with udeb specific field Kernel-Versionor you can do the following steps if you don't trust me: apt-get source linux-source-2.6.24apt-get build-dep linux-source-2.6.24aptitude install install devscripts build-essential fakerootcd linux-2.6.24/Get this patch:http://bugzilla.kernel.org/attachment.cgi?id=17604&action=viewpatch -p 1 < patch-r8169.patchdebuild -us -uc -bInstall the kernel that …