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An experienced Linux and Unix sysadmin.

I'm open to projects/problem solving on a short-term basis. If you have something that needs to get done, let me know.

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comment df showing 28G of total space, du showing size of '/' as 400+ G
Look over on the right under Related - you'll find the answer to your questions there.
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reviewed Reject suggested edit on Hidden Directory Detected
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comment Difference between packages and Docker images
docker.com
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comment CentOS 7 x64 and HP Proliant DL360 G5 SCSI Controller compatibility
Because you can't get the driver ... Bear in mind C7 was released just 2 days ago, it takes time for people to get up to speed.
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comment How can I understand a Linux server's role?
There really isn't a proper technical solution to this. You should ask the people who ordered the instance what their use of it is.
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revised CentOS 7 Minimal Install doesn't comes with networks scripts? Which version to use then?
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comment Specific board/module ECC Ram compatibility
Why don't you go to crucial.com and use their advisor ?
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comment SecAst blocking IP's that fail2ban is not
I think there is a more serious problem, the user Gooroo appears to be an employee of this company and not a customer. They are not being entirely honest with us.
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comment SecAst blocking IP's that fail2ban is not
Why are you pretending to be a customer you work for this company?
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comment VMware ESXi dual / triple boot on a test machine
Why, in a test environment, would you not just put the Linux and Windows in VMs on the ESXi ?
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revised Apache server on centos (by VMware)
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comment CVE-2014-0196 Vulnerability for CentOS
That's a different problem than the one here. You should spend some time trying to solve it yourself then if necessary ask another question.
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revised CVE-2014-0196 Vulnerability for CentOS
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answered CVE-2014-0196 Vulnerability for CentOS
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answered apache fails to start
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comment apache fails to start
What do your apache error logs say ?