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I'm a Linux administrator with a penchant for chemistry and electrical engineering. I also run a site where I post articles on everything from servers to circuits: www.oakalleyit.com


Feb
7
answered Find MAC addresses in /proc or somewhere despite bonding device?
Feb
7
comment Dreamweaver not recognizing symbolic link as directory
@Chris I was going to use nmap to figure out what FTP server it's running and then look up how it deals with symbolic links...
Feb
6
comment Dreamweaver not recognizing symbolic link as directory
Also, what's your website URL?
Feb
6
comment Dreamweaver not recognizing symbolic link as directory
Oh! The symbolic link is on the server, and you are connected via ftp... This may be a limit/option of the FTP server. It would be a security issue to allow symbolic links over FTP because you could make it point anywhere... That's just my guess though... What hosting provider are you using?
Feb
6
comment Dreamweaver not recognizing symbolic link as directory
Um... How are you running Dreamweaver then?
Feb
6
comment One server is 33% slower than another identical one. How to troubleshoot?
How are you measuring it's speed?
Feb
6
comment Dreamweaver not recognizing symbolic link as directory
What OS is this? Is it a Mac, or a Linux/Wine thing going on?
Feb
4
comment Why won't automatic login through ssh with authorized_keys work?
Well, the client ssh configuration can be fixed at anytime, it's the server you get locked out of if you configured it wrong.
Jan
26
comment Public/commercial iSCSI boot targets?
I will say that I have heard of people booting servers over the Internet via a VPN to their head office...
Jan
21
comment SAN Boot CHAP'd iSCSI Target?
If you post that as an answer, I'll mark it as correct.
Jan
20
comment SAN Boot CHAP'd iSCSI Target?
If you can't use CHAP, than what is the security model for SAN booting using iSCSI?
Jan
20
asked SAN Boot CHAP'd iSCSI Target?
Jan
14
comment How to backup ubuntu server and restore on a new computer
What type of virtualization is it? If it's something like OpenVZ/Rackspace/Amazon, then you are likely SOL...
Jan
6
comment Best system administrator accident
Wait, you were able to crack his password after just 14 days? What happened to "it had several words approximately arranged in some way with some sort of capitalization and possibly symbols thrown in"? A password like that seems like it would take more than 14 days to crack...?
Dec
20
revised How to ensure the sshuttle is working?
Temporary insanity
Dec
20
answered How to ensure the sshuttle is working?
Dec
14
awarded  Yearling
Dec
13
revised What are the different widely used RAID levels and when should I consider them?
Fixed a typo
Dec
12
comment How to Benchmark an x86 Router?
Well, my switch is 100 Mbps. My point was to try and figure out how much throughput the CPU can handle regardless of switch speed.
Dec
12
comment How to Benchmark an x86 Router?
Please see my most recent edit...