Sat down at my desk this morning, put on my headphones… and iTunes fired up and started playing right away. The hell? I shut it down, and it reopened on its own, and started the next song in queue. Huh.
Yep, I screwed up. You might have too, so here’s what happened, and how I recovered it. First, I have a 3 drive zpool (yeah, I know). One of the drives was starting to get smart errors, so I kicked
I’m writing this because all the guides/howtos I found either left out important information, had incomplete guides, or made a bunch of assumptions that were wrong. First, install the official package from OpenVPN (not from repoforge or epel). Head over
I signed up to Discord to see what all the fuss was about. Turns out, it’s all hype. It’s still very beta, and you can’t even host your own server. So it’s pointless, especially since they claim to compete with
Accessing Miscreated server files: What happened, how it was handled and my personal impressions on the entire ordeal [Long Read].
Some of you might have seen my (Reddit) post from last week explaining that I was able to access server files, and asking why we weren’t allowed to run our own. This is my attempt at explaining the chain of
I’ve had issues with a few mail clients since upgrading to Android 6. Typemail and K9 would both just stop sync’ing until I manually forced them to, in an endless loop. Here’s how I fixed it. – Go to settings
Apple are notoriously dumb. I mean, since the genius Jobs died, this company has basically been self-castrating. But I don’t want to get into an endless rant. So, how do we get to accept the Xcode license from CLI? If
On our Xen-based cloud infrastructure, we sometimes have customer getting DDoS’ed. Below is a simple solution to get notified when a possible DDoS is detected. It monitors the network card / bond overruns and acts accordingly. In this case, it
You may have noticed, FreeNAS 9.10 has replaced bsnmp with net-snmp. This means that if you “change trains”, then your monitoring will stop working and you’ll have to set up everything using the new daemon. This can be a major
If you’re running a VMWare Mac OSX machine, you’re probably connecting to it remotely. And if like me, sometimes you connect through an second monitor using a different resolution, you found that you had to Google to find the VMWare