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Debian/Ubuntu Bitcoin Daemon Startup Script

`bitcoind` init.d startup scriptThe Debian bitcoind package does not install or contain any init.d scripts, and net search failed to return any decent examples so I had to crate my own.If this has helped please comment or follow me on twitter danielsokolows - be great. #!/bin/sh ### -*- mode:shell-script; indent-tabs-mode:nil; sh-basic-offset:2 -*- ### BEGIN INIT INFO # Provides: bitcoind # Required-Start: $network $remote_fs $local_fs # Required-Stop: $network $remote_fs $local_fs # Default-Start: 2 3 4 5 # Default-Stop: 0 1 6 # Short-Description: Bitcoin Deamon # Description: Bitcoin Deamon ### END INIT INFO # modified by Daniel Sokolowski # Install by typing update-rc.d defaults PATH=/sbin:/usr/sbin:/bin:/usr/bin DESC=bitcoind NAME=bitcoind PIDFILE=/var/run/ USER=root DAEMON=/usr/bin/bitcoind #DAEMON_ARGS="-pid=$PIDFILE -datadir=/mnt/M=ST8000AS0002-1NA17Z,S=Z840PWH2/bitcoind-datadir -debuglogfile=/var/log/bitcoind.log" DAEMON_ARGS="-daemon -pid=$PID…

Disable Website Notifications in Chrome and Opera Browsers

... or I can't do it since the 'Websites' tab is missing!Information on the Internet is now outdated and incorrect, there is no longer Website settings tab that allows you to disable these annoying push notification requests both in Chrome, Opera and other Webkit based browsers.I was finally able to find a workaround however and it is to add a wildcard notification block filter. Posting this for your benefit so if this has helped you please comment or follow me @danielsokolow. InstructionsOpen SettingsSearch for notificationsOpen Content settingsClick on NotifciationsIn the Block section add two filters: https://*, and http://*Confirm blocking has worked by visiting