# tombull89

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bio website tombullock.co.uk location Bristol, United Kingdom age 24 member for 3 years, 11 months seen 15 hours ago profile views 350

Work as a Junior SysAdmin at a school in Bristol.

Beta Tester for Just Cause 2 Multiplayer Mod.

 Oct22 comment CentOS LVM: how to resize root lv Would you mind giving an overview of the video? It may not be accessible to some users if their workplace blocks YouTube. Oct21 comment need help scripting website reboot This seems a horribly hackish way of solving the problem. Oct18 comment Best practices for backup checking? Every 6 months? I do small-scale ones every few weeks. Oct17 comment web server and database server distance Jesus. What's the response/ping time between the two servers? Oct15 comment Windows could not reconnect all network drives Also, we get this as well. Windows 7 with Server 2008 DCs/FS's, mapped network drives on login. As it doesn't cause an issue we don't really worry about it. We have the GPO set as MDMarra mentioned below. Oct15 comment Windows could not reconnect all network drives OFF TO SUPERUaww. Oct14 comment Growing a hardware RAID-10 array Also, how many disks do you have already? Oct7 comment network drive auto disconnect after 10 mins in windows server 2003 You can map a network drive though a batch file ran as a login script NET USE X: \\server\path\to\folder where X is the drive you want to it mapped to. Oct7 comment Must a disk be formatted everytime it is removed and reinserted into a raid5 server? RAID 5 with 4TB drives? Eesh. Personally I'd prefer a RAID10 here. Have a look at this question to get an overview of different RAID types and their pros/cons. Oct1 comment Assign IP address to a VirtualBox Guest You want to assign the IP of the host machine to the guest? Sep27 comment What are 19mm high 3.5" hard disks called? I have two microservers and as they use the (very cheap and plasticy) HP drive trays I added extra disks to my machines without issues. I didn't actually look at the disk provided with the machine and compare it to those I put in. Sep27 comment How many Spans for RAID 10 with 4x500GB SAS Physical Disks for Virtualization Server Data part What do you mean by spans? What RAID confiruation would we reccomend? Sep27 comment RAID / FS choice for 12 hard drive machine? Personally, Hardware RAID, and RAID 6 with two disks as spare. Sep27 comment what is the best way to keep updated more than 75 windows servers? Wait. Why are your logging onto the machines? Approved updates should get pushed to machines automatically. Sep25 comment DDoS Attacks & Convictions Oh also if you launched a DDoS from your network your ISP would (or should) shut you down. Sep25 comment DDoS Attacks & Convictions From your network? Next to nothing. Even if you had a local network of several hundred machines the result would probably not be noticeable. The first D of DDoS is distributed. You need a lot of machines to hit a server (unless the server is hugely underspecced.). Do you need to DDoS it? Can't you benchmark the server? Sep16 comment Guide to choose which is the best for VM - microsoft or vmware As you want to run Microsoft Packages, I'd say Hyper-V. If you had Linux software VMWare would likely be slightly better. The question is, how much do you have to spend? Sep16 comment A connection was successfully established with the server, but then an error occurred during the pre-login handshake So...what's your question? Sep9 comment Optical mirroring Ye' cannae' break the laws of Physics, Jim! Jul17 comment Having trouble hosting multiple sites on the same IP on a web server @MikeMarks sorry I can't help, don't use IIS myself.