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Oct
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answered Using symbolic links with git
Oct
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comment Which metric should I use to determine when a server is low on memory?
Committed_AS is a theoretical estimate, it doesn't relate to memory pressure but to the possibility of an OOM condition that doesn't really happen in practice.
Oct
11
comment Which metric should I use to determine when a server is low on memory?
Here is one way to detect memory pressure (from /proc/meminfo and /proc/vmstat): stackoverflow.com/a/3031924
Oct
11
comment Find out what's running wget on my server
atop's service mode can help answer "what was running back during that ten minute slice" questions.
Oct
7
revised Fix stubborn 'Setting locale failed.'
Added another way to generate extra locales, using locale-gen's conffiles.
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Dec
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answered Is this server setup efficent?
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Dec
10
revised accidently ran “chown www-data:www-data / -R” as root
add a little bit of awk magic to exclude uninstalled packages
Dec
10
suggested approved edit on accidently ran “chown www-data:www-data / -R” as root
Dec
4
comment How do I prevent accidental rm -rf /*?
mv -t DELETE_ME -- * is a bit more foolproof.
Dec
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answered how to merge two ext3 partitions on ubuntu from command line?
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comment dpkg-checkbuilddeps?
Duplicate I see: serverfault.com/questions/127625/…