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Aug
20
comment Recommended approach for configuration management of the small but vital changes on Linux servers
"Hi, we have configuration management, but want some tips on how to use configuration management" - I'd suggest using what you already have. If there are political, organizational or technical barriers to doing so, please describe the challenges in your question.
Aug
19
comment Hp Proliant ml310 gen8 v2 server is not recognizing western digital disks
You can't just insert any old disk into an HP server.
Aug
18
awarded  Notable Question
Aug
18
answered Bizarre Vsphere Issue - administrator account can login to a host via console, but user can't
Aug
17
comment HP Smart Array P400/256MB SAS Controller BATTERY
Naw, this is wrong.
Aug
16
comment VMware ESXi 6.0 DirectPath I/O PCIe Device Not Working
Just curious. Why are you doing NIC passthrough?
Aug
16
comment Caching/preloading files on Linux into RAM
@CMCDragonkai I don't think it's necessary with ZFS... Think: ARC and L2ARC.
Aug
15
comment Possible to use Powershell to detect if an HP server has a bad drive?
Sounds like you figured it out! ServerFault is a great resource, isn't it?
Aug
15
comment Possible to use Powershell to detect if an HP server has a bad drive?
Use "ctrl all show config detail"
Aug
15
answered Possible to use Powershell to detect if an HP server has a bad drive?
Aug
14
revised Office 365 Exchange client connection logs
edited title
Aug
14
comment Debian Wheezy drivers for HP ProLiant DL360 Gen9 RAID controller
If the damn installer doesn't work, and the OS isn't providing a current storage driver, and the manufacturer isn't providing a driver to slipstream during installation, it's a sign that the OS/distribution isn't the best choice for this hardware platform.
Aug
14
revised HP ProCurve 4208vl - Show PSU information?
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Aug
14
answered Debian Wheezy drivers for HP ProLiant DL360 Gen9 RAID controller
Aug
14
revised Debian Wheezy drivers for HP ProLiant DL360 Gen9 RAID controller
edited tags; edited title
Aug
13
comment File writes stall during heavy disk I/O on Linux box
Do you have a hardware RAID controller with a write cache?
Aug
13
revised Difference between 2 hardisks for HP ProLiant server
deleted 11 characters in body; edited title
Aug
13
answered Difference between 2 hardisks for HP ProLiant server
Aug
13
comment 'zfs get all' returns properties for file systems with '%' (percent sign) appended
@Magentron You're not supposed to use that flag anymore. It's been deprecated.
Aug
13
comment 'zfs get all' returns properties for file systems with '%' (percent sign) appended
@Magentron See: blog.allanglesit.com/2013/09/…