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bio website markashields.com
location Atlanta, GA
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I work for a small, business consulting company as their sole system administrator. Previously, I worked for one of the largest web hosting companies in the U.S. as a linux sysadmin.


Jul
12
answered Always using eAccelerator
Jul
12
answered Will a higher bandwidth Internet connection lower ping response time?
Jul
12
awarded  Supporter
Jul
11
answered Apache crashing with memory/cpu overload when google crawler visits site
Jul
10
comment Send emails from Linux via Google SMTP
I was going to suggest this, too. I use SSMTP with a Gentoo server since we do not actually host mail on that domain; Google Apps does. No mail is sent directly from the server, it is all relayed through a @domain account through Google Apps.
Jul
10
answered Mount Remote Partition Locally?
Jul
10
answered Access file outside document root
Jun
13
comment Why don't EC2 ubuntu images have swap?
Occasional swapping does not make the system slow.
Jun
12
answered DNS record, paths and port
Jun
12
comment How to stop Gmail moving emails to spam folder?
SPF = Sender Policy Framework. You can read more about SPF at the following URL: link Here's a handy wizard for generating SPF records: old.openspf.org/wizard.html DKIM stands for DomainKeys Identified Mail and is a bit trickier, as it requires server side support. link
Jun
12
comment How can I keep Apache from falling over?
mod_pagespeed helps Magento a lot. Try it.
Jun
9
answered Problems with APC setup and apache2 errors
Jun
6
awarded  Teacher
Jun
6
answered How to mark all packages under dev-ruby/ with keywords “~amd64” in portage?
Jun
6
awarded  Autobiographer
Jun
6
answered PHP only loads extension if apc.so is located in my www folder
Jun
6
answered Gentoo box can't cURL or ping after restarting net.eth1
Jun
6
answered How can I keep Apache from falling over?
Jun
6
answered Help me install APC on Gentoo