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Unix systems administrator (Solaris, FreeBSD, Linux) who also enjoys photography and tinkering with hardware.

Contributor to open source projects:

  • Box Backup (sysadmin, hosting provider, committer)
  • OpenIndiana (founding member, sysadmin/infrastructure team)

Sep
19
awarded  Enlightened
Sep
19
awarded  Nice Answer
Aug
5
reviewed No Action Needed Advice on root account and ports ubuntu server
Aug
5
answered How to recover from a power loss on an OVM server
Aug
1
awarded  Yearling
Jul
25
comment IP Address shortage/Subnetting
You should be aware of the implications of creating broadcast domains larger than /24, though. It will work, but it would be more ideal to create a new subnet and use routing.
Jul
25
comment how to configure default gateway
It's worth having a read of the RHEL Deployment Guide for finding out how to do these things.
Jul
25
comment Why VM cannot get the public IP I have from provider?
With Hetzner you'll either need to use proxy ARP on the host or manually set the MAC address to the one generated in their Robot.
Jul
25
answered Modifying /etc/hosts to easily access a domain name (or ip address) for amazon EC2 instance
Jul
10
comment Freebsd change default Internet channel route
The gateway in your first routing table and the first hop in your traceroute aren't the same (.53 vs .54) - did you copy and paste or re-type this? Can you also post the full output of netstat -rnf inet?
Jul
3
comment BIND slave doesn't sync up with master until it is restarted
Which version of BIND? If you've upgraded relatively recently, the slave on-disk format has changed and can occasionally cause issues.
Jun
14
reviewed Close Rebooting whole server for Rails
Jun
7
reviewed Leave Open Hardware RAID controller cache battery failure frequency/lifetime?
Jun
7
reviewed Close How to change the amazon Ec2 instance keypair with the new key pair
Jun
7
reviewed Close How to get a kernel panic count
Jun
7
reviewed Edit suggested edit on How to achieve gigabit speeds with Ubuntu using bonding?
Jun
7
revised How to achieve gigabit speeds with Ubuntu using bonding?
Formatting, grammar
Jun
1
answered Possible to disable “You have new mail in /var/mail/root”?
May
21
awarded  Constituent
May
13
reviewed Close DHCP Server only remembering one lease