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Ubuntu Server update openssl requires reboot

Posted by Michael under Linux, Systems Administration (2 Responds)

So I had the joy of updating an Ubuntu 10.04 LTS web server today. I logged in and did an apt-get updateNext I did an aptitude dist-upgrade I was told the following packages would need to be updated. apache2 apache2-mpm-prefork apache2-utils apache2.2-bin apache2.2-common bzip2 dpkg dpkg-dev libapache2-mod-php5 libbz2-1.0 libssl0.9.8 openssl php5 php5-cli php5-common php5-curl php5-gd […]

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Who owns that IP

Posted by Michael under Linux, Systems Administration (1 Respond)

You may find your self in a situation where you need to know who owns an IP, and maybe even the netblock. Well today I was in just that boat. An unnamed company that we do business with made a new feature for their website. This feature required our users to have an active X […]

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Extending a Logical Volume

Posted by Michael under Systems Administration (2 Responds)

When you run out of space and are using LVM its fairly easy to extend your volume. In my case I am using Vsphere 4, FalconStor IPStor 6, and Centos 5. I will show you what to do to get the extra space you need for your Centos 5 machine with out any downtime. Many […]

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