May 24, 2017
by dhoytt
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Recovered from Catastrophic XenServer failure that made me Love Linux Even More

I now know why I really love Linux right now after totally losing my XenServer configuration due to some overheating in my home data center today. I reinstalled my XenServer server reattached storage to my XenServer server and then reattached … Continue reading Continue reading

June 27, 2016
by dhoytt
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Rebuilt XenServer Slave

I rebuilt my XenServer slave tonight after it didn’t come back up properly last week after a power failure where I decided to ride it out on my UPS and not properly shutdown a few of my systems. The only system that … Continue reading Continue reading

May 14, 2016
by dhoytt
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Saturday Morning Updates Word Press Web Music Server Work Stations

Updated the WordPress themes to the latest today in coordination with also updating my separate music streaming server and web server Operating Systems. I think some more tinkering is forthcoming but for now my Windows music streaming server, Linux Web Server … Continue reading Continue reading

January 16, 2016
by dhoytt
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Site back up After Correcting Network Routes & Firewall After Updates and Reboot Changed Settings

I have no reason why this happened but after installing a slew of updates on my Centos 7 Web Server some of the firewall settings I had allowing forwarding of ports for my web server were closed. For some reason … Continue reading Continue reading

August 23, 2015
by dhoytt
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Updated Blog Software Friday Revisited XenServer Repair

I updated the WordPress blog software after I took some manual backups of the database. Everything went fine but of course I had to go in and manually put back in some customization’s I have made for the sites that … Continue reading Continue reading

July 24, 2015
by dhoytt
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Time For New Router ASUS RT-N66U Power Switch Failure

I have been having sporadic Internet connectivity  issues lately and today noticed this happened several times Finally about 30 minutes ago I get texted from monitoring I have on my site notifying me my site is down, I discover I … Continue reading Continue reading