Creating snapshots with ZFS is easy, but scheduling these as cron jobs requires a simple script to automate these commands. Here is a simple sample script you can use and customize to your liking:
Posts Categorized: AWS/Linux/Unix/Devops stuff
Solaris 10 setup cheat sheet, some miscellaneous commands and various odds and ends…
This article details how to install Solaris 10 via a USB drive rather than the usual DVD
The X7SB3-F ships by default with the LSI controller’s 8 SAS/SCSI ports managed by the LSI firmware, which includes setup and presentation of this RAID array. Without initializing your RAID array by slipping into the management software at boot time, your individual drives will not be detected by OSes such as Solaris, Ubuntu, etc.
This article details how to create a bootable USB drive of a Linux based OS using the handy UNetbootin software.
I’ve been trying for some time now to build a VMWare ESXi 4.0 test box using my Shuttle PC, today I finally identified the problem – sort of…
A new 1U server for housing NetMusician website and email data has been ordered and will be hopefully put into production, or at least testing later this month.