More LVM information

Date November 29, 2008

I talked about Logical Volume Manager in my Intro to LVM in Linux. Tonight I came across an article on backing up LAMP stacks with LVM snapshots. I knew LVM could do it, but I wasn’t aware of the particulars . Justin Ellison’s article on it clarifies many off the difficulties with the process. His […]

Howto: Racks and rackmounting

Date June 20, 2008

I’m going to start a special feature on Fridays. It’s going to be sharing the sorts of tips that systems admins need to know, but can’t learn in a book. There are so many things that you learn on the job, figure out on your own, or run across on the net which make you […]