New Project

Well, TuxTruck has been temporarily put on the back burner. I priced out the hardware, and it looks like a minimum of $1000, more like $1000 if I get what I had originally wanted. This is complicated by the fact that my roommates and I were just hit with a …

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Where have I gone?

Well, it’s been a while since I posted. Things have been horribly busy in the school world, and I have some new projects I’m working on as well. Unfortunately, due to limited resources at the moment, I haven’t been able to give Zenoss a try. If I …

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Cable Management, Power Measurements, Major Outage, Cacti

So, once again, still really busy. But a few new things.

First, my racks both at home and at the apartment are atrocious. They have no cable management at all. Both started with 1-3 machines, and no real plans for upgrades (since they’re just my personal/development machines). Unfortunately …

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February 26, 2008

Well, while I haven’t made much progress on anything interesting - mainly my NMS comparison or any of my other projects - due to my busy schedule, I did get an hour or two to clean up my network at the apartment, swapping out my 24-port Linksys switch in my room …

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Network Monitoring (lack of) Progress

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So, I’ve been plodding along after troubleshooting some VPN issues with my Solaris workstation that I use for Sun work. After that, I started work on the Xen box. Big surprise - none of the PS/2 inputs are working. I knew that the PS/2 riser card was loose …

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