Archive for August, 2014

Ubuntu and vmware-cmd / vsphere cli

Friday, August 22nd, 2014

For any of you who have recently upgraded or updated and find that suddenly the vsphere cli (vmware-cmd) hangs, freezes, or gives a SOAP protocol error and refuses to work, you need to downgrade the following:

Net::HTTP to 6.03
libwww-perl to 6.03

It’s the usual, find the tar files, wget them, perl Makefile.PL, make install sctick

Ubuntu 14.04 and roundcube

Friday, August 15th, 2014

For any of you updating from 12.04 to 14.04 with roundcube and having constant “Error 500” when you log in, you need to enable libcrypt on php5:

add to /etc/php5/apache/php.ini file:


php5enmod crypt