May 31, 2013

Why I don't care about backups and how you can too

Within the last few weeks, I've had quite a few friends lose their data. All their precious photos, videos, and other documents have vanished, forever. But here's the thing, you don't have to deal with this anymore. There are┬áso many…

Apr 27, 2013

Having Nginx init.d script issues? It might be your comments.

I just updated to Nginx 1.2.8 on my dedicated server and even updated the init.d startup scripts at the same time (I had some custom-written scripts that needed updated). Well, I noticed a weird issue when I tried…

Jan 31, 2013

VMware vCenter and NAT

Thought I'd write up a quick post for any of you who might struggle with a similar issue with VMware vCenter in a NAT configuration. But first, some backstory. I recently installed pfSense on my ESXi box to route all of…

Jan 14, 2013

Quick Tip: Desk/Office Wiring

Some years ago, while digging through my father's toolbox getting some nails, I noticed these copper things that had two holds and a nice big gap inside the middle, that I later found out was a two-hole┬áconduit strap/hanger used…

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