ownCloud Series – Getting Started

Many of my friends have heard me talk a great deal about ownCloud. I talk about it, because it is a tool that does so much for me and is completely FREE and open source. You can run ownCloud on

Multi-SSH key profile config Linux/MacOS

What if you need to SSH with key authentication to more than a single host from your laptop or server? This came up while rebuilding a host, its worth sharing… If you only ssh to a single host, you’d never

ArchLinux Thoughts and Installation Notes

Lately I’ve been using ArchLinux quite a bit. In fact, I use it in a VM on my Mac everyday for various tools and utilities. When you talk about or read about Archlinux online, the most common complaint and challenging

Login With SSH Key as Secondary User

On a few of my test servers, I am logging in with the root user by SSH key exchange. In moving some of my servers public, I wanted to be able to login with a secondary user account with an

Adding or Replacing NICs in CentOS 6.x

  During a project I am working on, I had to replace the NICs in my Dell blade servers running CentOS 6.4 minimal installation.   Here was my scenario: Dell M600/610 blade servers. 2x onboard Broadcom NICs, 4x Broadcom NICs

CentOS 6.x and Dell md3000i Setup Guide

UPDATE 06/20/2013 – Included steps to update Dell Firmware and BIOS. I also updated when to setup the /etc/mulitpath.conf file, updated the order of some software install steps and fixed some formatting and mistakes to make the process more smooth.

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