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
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
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
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
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
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.