Archive for February, 2006

One of my clients purchased a dedicated server with 2 hard drives (very common configuration these days). Unfortunately their provider can’t/won’t configure their server to use software raid. My suggestion was to use the 2 matching drives in a software raid-1 configuration, but I’ve never remotely setup software raid after a server was already up [...]

Thursday, February 16th, 2006 at 01:26 | 0 comments
Categories: RAID
Tags: Here’s a very useful set of instructions that every developer that deploys on unix/linux should know. “If you want to be a serious server developer, you will need to have a certain facility with a number of UNIX tools; about 15. You will start to see similarities among them, particularly regular expressions, and soon [...]

Tuesday, February 7th, 2006 at 12:55 | Comments Off
Categories: Development, Shell