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Jan
14
comment Simple S3 -> Glacier Backup
Does command line aws s3 sync still work when the object has been migrated to glacier? Can it still compare treemaps when the object has been migrated?
Dec
7
comment how to back up a lot of small tables from mysql?
I ended up writing a script to dump the tables out to sorted csv files.
Aug
10
comment Cygwin sshd and LDAP authentication
@kageeslin thanks
Jul
15
comment Cygwin sshd and LDAP authentication
thanks. going to see if this setup would work with other LDAP servers.
Jul
15
comment Cygwin sshd and LDAP authentication
I would but it took months to get cygwin certified for the servers, no way I could wait until they get around to test something else.
May
21
comment asymmetric ping times but constant file xfer times?
traceroute from a->b was 6 hops. from b->a was 6 hops. But not the same 6 hops. Going from a->b we are going from eth0 to eth0. From b->a we start with eth1 and end on eth0 on the other box. Odd.
May
17
comment asymmetric ping times but constant file xfer times?
asynchronous in that they aren't going at the same rate
May
12
comment improving rsync backup performance
@derobert moving compression from ssh to rsync improved performance by almost 20%
May
12
comment What are useful Command-line Commands on Mac OS X?
sysadmins spend more time with end users and tend to be more negative than programmers. ymmv.
May
4
comment improving rsync backup performance
Actually, this could be done almost exactly like this; assuming the powers that be would be ok with adding this to run right after the scripts that maintain the data files
May
4
comment improving rsync backup performance
compression was already on via ssh
May
1
comment List of IPs that are not in DNS
This is very cool. I managed to come up with something less elegant using grep and cut
May
1
comment List of IPs that are not in DNS
doh! confused telnet and ssh port numbers.
May
1
comment List of IPs that are not in DNS
This is perfect because the windows boxes are not going to have port 23 open but the unix boxes will
Apr
30
comment how to merge two ext3 partitions on ubuntu from command line?
Actually, you're right /dev/sdc is the usb device.