• Free shell account anyone?

    October 31, 2007

    For a time, I’m offering a free shell account to anyone who would like one on http://navi.eight7.org. Email me if you would like an account. Details: FreeBSD 6.2-RELEASE UltraSPARC IIe 650 Mhz processor (speeeeedy :P) 1GB of RAM SSH login from anywhere that can get to navi.eight7.org:22 lighttpd w/fastcgi & SSL for web serving Ajaxterm […]

  • PHFOS update – more than 20 threads useable

    October 29, 2007

    [UPDATE 10/30/07]: In the below post, use the link to the text file to get the latest version, I can’t edit the actual text on the page every time I update the script. The most up-to-date script can be found here. Just a small update, you *can* actually use more than ~20 threads when using […]

  • PHFOS – Perl Hold File Open Script for stressing disk access like a customer environment

    October 25, 2007

    [UPDATE 10/29/07]: You can now use phfos with lots more threads, read this post It’s quick, it’s dirty, but here it is “PHFOS” (Note to self: get better at naming scripts). So here’s what it does. Basically, you specify a directory with some kind of files in it, the script then spawns <n> threads that […]

  • Short link

    October 15, 2007

    One more quick thing: To any hardcore SysAdmin web developers out there looking for some awesome hosting, check out http://www.slicehost.com. They do Xen-based hosting where you can buy a slice and pretty much do whatever you want to do on it (including doing the OS install, etc, all the nitty-gritty stuff). Definitely not for the […]

  • An update on the Sun Blade 150

    October 15, 2007

    Well, I finally got around to finishing doing all the installs and setup on the Blade 150 I had laying around. In the end, since it only had 1gb of RAM and only 1 600 Mhz UltraSPARC II processor, I decided to go with FreeBSD instead of Solaris. Initially, Solaris worked great serving up a […]

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