My Dream Network

On the same thread as the last post, some thoughts on my ideal network, or the hosts on that network:

  • One “gold master” installation/kickstart file of a single chosen distro, with a base set of packages, including site-specific packages. (or something like this implemented in a configuration management system …
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Community Datacenter

I’ve been planning a lot of administrative work lately… I have a few machines that need OS upgrades, my backup system is barely functional (it needs both a new, large disk and a configuration overhaul), and I’m planning a switch to static IP service - which means not only …

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My Birthday!

I happened to be working with some timestamps today and noticed that we’re starting to get into territory like 1234094400. So, being the geek that I am, I wondered when we’d finally hit 1234567890. The answer is 2009-02-13T18:31:30-05:00, which happens to be 18:31:30 …

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Wordpress Installation, Finished

Found this from a month and a half ago, waiting as a draft:

So, I mostly finished the WordPress installation. I got everything for WordPress up and running, tested my Blogger URL redirection script and then switched over my subdomain redirection.

The blogger redirection takes two parts, but is in …

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