Category Archives: System Administration

Same site, new host

If you subscribe to this blog, you received notice of a new post, cleverly titled “test post”. Oops. Sorry. We were making sure we could still create content because we’ve moved the blog, wholesale, to an Amazon AWS EC2 instance. This is partially an experiment, but also necessary as the previous hosting setup was getting … Continue reading →

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RAID to the Rescue

Thank G-d for RAID! And I’m not talking about the bug spray. I have a Linux server in my basement which hosts the family email, a few websites, and all our music and photos. I built this machine 5+ years ago. By modern standards it is woefully under-powered and under-sized. But it’s been running well … Continue reading →

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