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Jan
20
comment Why does Cloudflare DNS always resolve to the same edge servers?
check-host.net/check-dns?host=curse.com
Jan
19
revised How do I make Docker forward a packet from remote when a packet from the dockerhost works?
Corrected use of word package to packet which was what OP meant.
Jan
16
comment How to reload openvpn config without restart the process
Will it kick everybody off? Not sure that is true.
Jan
15
comment XEN 4.6 + Centos7 dom0: boot sequence not shown
Remove rhgb quiet from grub ? linuxsysconfig.com/2015/02/…
Jan
11
comment How does SNMP get CPU usage on Linux?
Sounds like very thin reasoning. Of course proc is consulted as it is the sole source of truth for the info, regardless of what tool you use to parse and present the data.
Jan
11
answered Getting an IP's MAC address from behind a router
Jan
5
comment Amazon Linux builds using Packer?
Strongly recommend amazon-ebs builder. packer.io/docs/builders/amazon-ebs.html Any AMI input including Amazon Linux AMIs make a suitable input source_ami.
Jan
4
comment Netcat fails to start in listening mode
Using rpm with the -i and -U flags simultaneously looks weird (but works). More standard invocation is -ivh or -Uvh.
Jan
3
comment How do you configure X11 forwarding over SSH on AIX?
Worth mentioning you need to be in a X-windows environment on the client side in order for this to work.
Jan
3
comment Recommended DNS TTL
Yes, see my answer above.
Dec
28
comment How to get location of anaconda-ks.cfg script from within itself?
You could probably do something hacky with netstat to figure it out, not recommended. I'm not aware of a clean way to determine this with a ks option.
Dec
25
answered How to mark a linux volume as a blank/empty (before deleting partition table)
Dec
22
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Dec
8
answered What's the definition and difference between provision and bootstrap?
Oct
21
comment Cannot access ports behind VPC on AWS
iptables or other firewall on the mongodb host? Security group on the mongodb host?
Sep
30
comment When to use routable vs non-routable IP addresses
Routable means globally routable or internet routable in this case. I agree 100% with @joeqwerty's analysis.
Sep
27
comment Is there a top like tool that shows processes and ports, live?
You can use the "watch" command in place of the wile loop.
Sep
26
comment Bind an ip address to Postfix as outgoing ip
serverfault.com/questions/92181/…
Sep
21
comment Failover Forward IP Packets with port from one server to another
Try moving the IP address from the failed computer to the failover machine. Linux supports multiple IPs per host. Keepalived would work for this.
Sep
14
comment How to filter local traffic with iptables?
Need more information like IP address/subnet mask of X,Y,Z. In general, if the machines are all on the same subnet you need iptables rules on each of X,Y,Z to do any filtering. Otherwise, if the traffic is all routed, you can do so on your linux machine with iptables assuming it is the default gateway.