Server Hell

I am speculating that the recent high temperatures have triggered the 2 disk failures on bunker. I am very pleased to be running in a raid'ed configuration. Data secuity is no laughing matter and so Robin came over and destroyed/extracted the magnets from the dead disks incase anyone should try to ressurect them and extract …

Server Hell

I am speculating that the recent high temperatures have triggered the 2 disk failures on bunker. I am very pleased to be running in a raid'ed configuration. Data secuity is no laughing matter and so Robin came over and destroyed/extracted the magnets from the dead disks incase anyone should try to ressurect them and extract …

Motherboard robustness

I was over at Robin and Taska’s house last night - they brought a new media PC and are setting up mythtv on it.  Was really impressed with the speed of the new Athlon dual core cpus.  Never seen linux install so fast. Unfortunately we connected up one of the firewire ports incorrectly and when …

Motherboard robustness

I was over at Robin and Taska’s house last night - they brought a new media PC and are setting up mythtv on it.  Was really impressed with the speed of the new Athlon dual core cpus.  Never seen linux install so fast. Unfortunately we connected up one of the firewire ports incorrectly and when …

VoIP debuggingI have been fighting againt a problem with my VoIP calling setup. The problem presented itself last week and was not accompanied by any software upgrades or network changes on my end. I should first explain a little about my current setup. I use Asterisk as a software PBX. This handles outbound and inbound …

VoIP debugging

I have been fighting againt a problem with my VoIP calling setup. The problem presented itself last week and was not accompanied by any software upgrades or network changes on my end. I should first explain a little about my current setup. I use Asterisk as a software PBX. This handles outbound and inbound calls, …

MythTV

After 2 years of on and off attempts to get MythTV working, I can can now confirm that it has been running well for the last couple of months. It’s currently recording TV shows (via dual tuners) and playing back DVDs and videos that I’ve collected. Although I’ve enjoyed not having a TV for the …