Linux HP Smart Array Raid Controller

Linux HP Smart Array Raid Controller

A client has a machine in a DC that has a raid controller and 4 hdd’s set to raid 10, that’s all I was told. I wanted to keep an eye on the hdds, so I needed to install a utility that can monitor and interact with the raid controller.  In my case I have...
Google Alphabet – what is Alphabet?

Google Alphabet – what is Alphabet?

Google is now Alphabet!? Ok so what is alphabet and why am I saying google is now alphabet? Well according to abc.xyz Alphabet Inc. will replace Google Inc. as the publicly-traded entity and all shares of Google will automatically convert into the same number of...
Mount & Blade 2 Bannerlord trailer

Mount & Blade 2 Bannerlord trailer

I loved mount & Blade series, it was pretty awesome to recruit people from villages, train and attack large towns and castles with them. so I was excited to hear the new iteration of the series Mount & blade 2 bannerlord is on its way! Check out the Mount...
Proxmox IP bridge for single public IP

Proxmox IP bridge for single public IP

I just setup a test copy of proxmox 4.1 and realized I only had one IP attached to the box. So I had to set up a bridge and forward ports to the internal IPs. So the basic idea is, we are going to set up a new virtual interface bridge in your networking file.  This...
Proxmox iso upload method

Proxmox iso upload method

I just setup proxmox, and am testing out various features. I needed to upload an ISO so I can install an OS. took me a bit so i figured I’d throw it on here for future ref. Login to proxmox web control panel. Goto server view from drop down on left hand side....
linux shell argument list too long rsync or cp

linux shell argument list too long rsync or cp

I needed to copy files generated by doxygen from one directory into another for a large opensource C++ project. Sadly there were too many files in the directory, so bash started complaining cp and rsync died out with the error of argument list too long. initially I...