Category Archives: Hardware
So I’ve configured voice service a number of times, but never using Cisco equipment. There’s a business starting up here on Orcas Island and they need a number of lines voice and fax service. I had a spare 2801 router … Continue reading
System Bootstrap, Version 12.4(13r)T, RELEASE SOFTWARE (fc1) Technical Support: http://www.cisco.com/techsupport Copyright (c) 2006 by cisco Systems, Inc. PLD version 0x10 GIO ASIC version 0x127 c2801 platform with 393216 Kbytes of main memory Main memory is configured to 64 bit mode … Continue reading
It doesn’t look like the Debian PowerPC bootloader, yaboot can deal with the root filesystem on an lvm on a raid. *sigh* There goes six hours of my life.
okay. New hypervisor hardware. Switching from xen to KVM. I took a snapshot of the xen partitions and moved them to a holding location during migration. I am now imaging these partitions to the LVM block devices: calcifer:/home/cjac# for guest … Continue reading
As much as I love PowerPC, and as great as it is that they’re doing this OpenPower thing, I don’t think that the first step should be to eliminate the competition. Perhaps they should put some effort in to taking … Continue reading
I might have to visit the HP on which I recently upgraded the iLO firmware… Maybe it would be good if the family visited Seattle. cjac@foxtrot:~$ ps auwx | grep ‘ping ad0.colliertech.o’ cjac 8411 0.0 0.0 10692 920 pts/8 S+ … Continue reading
cjac@foxtrot:/var/shares/charles-share/downloads/torrent$ ping ad0.colliertech.org PING ad0.colliertech.org (220.127.116.11) 56(84) bytes of data. 64 bytes from ad0.colliertech.org (18.104.22.168): icmp_req=1 ttl=52 time=23.5 ms 64 bytes from ad0.colliertech.org (22.214.171.124): icmp_req=2 ttl=52 time=18.9 ms 64 bytes from ad0.colliertech.org (126.96.36.199): icmp_req=3 ttl=52 time=15.2 ms 64 bytes from … Continue reading
$ scp moonunit.colliertech.org:/mnt/downloads/sh1-disk-20140420T070034.xz . email@example.com’s password: sh1-disk-20140420T070034.xz 76% 534MB 11.1MB/s 00:14 ETA Come on little internet! You can do it! You can push 100Mbit! I remember when this was the fastest I could send data across my LAN. Not bad … Continue reading
I’m moving the active directory server off of hardware on to the hypervisor. I think if I boot the drive as USB I can install the virtio disk drivers on the system. Fingers crossed! Only thing is that this first … Continue reading
And now I have them all. Maybe I can reduce the load on my wan pipe by setting up a mirror for the island.