APC AP9605 PowerNet SNMP Card

In the theme of upgrades, I also purchased two APC SmartUPS1000 units from refurbUPS.com. Now, I know that a lot of people are perfectly happy with serial connectivity. And it has its positives. But I’m running 2-3 servers per UPS, older servers, wanted to be able to monitor …

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Support Open Source

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I get paid tomorrow, and it’s time to spend some money. Sure, there are some great toys out there. The stuff from ThinkGeek is always great. What about that monitoring server I want? Or upgrading my LAN to gigabit copper?

Of course, there are also many charitable causes. The …

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The Big Name consipracy - and SSL certs

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So I decided to setup SSL on my Apache server. After looking around for ages, it seems that the answer to SSL Certs is that I need to buy one. There doesn’t seem to be any CA out there who will provide free certs that are accepted by most …

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The ultimate Geek alarm clock!

So, here’s an idea that I’ve been toying around with for a while.

I’ve been dong some development on a pair of Soekris embedded Linix boards I bought to use as a firewall/router and WAP. So, naturally, my interest in embedded systems is piqued. I know …

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