Tag Archives: server admin

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When your OS updates break your CAM

As I’m sure many people have run into this before, and from personal experience, found nothing roaming the Interwebs on how to fix it, and seeings how I just fixed it, I’ll write up a little how to fix it post.   The set up: Two SunFire X2100 M2 servers connected to a StorageTek 2530 […]

mysql-replication

Backing up MySQL with Replication and Incremental Files – Part 1

I’m trying this new idea for backing up our production MySQL servers. I have a backup server that basically runs rdiff-backup in the morning across several servers, but then does nothing for the rest of the day. It’s a pretty decent machine, so I’d like to utilize some resources. Databases are a tough cookie to […]