Reclaiming space and expanding metadevices

Reclaiming space and expanding metadevices

Feb. 7, 2008 by

example scenario: /home is at 100% /pointless is 0% Both of which are meta softpartitions e.g. d10 for /home and d20 for /pointless. In our example we are going to increase the size of /home using the space utilised in

So close

So close

Feb. 7, 2008 by

Gutted, as you can see i’m not a millionaire yet.

Facebook

Facebook

Feb. 4, 2008 by

Finally tracked that person down that spams me to death ūüôĀ¬†¬†¬†Facebook apps are the devils work facebook screenshot grim¬†

Like oh WOW, totally !

Like oh WOW, totally !

Feb. 1, 2008 by

Aside from the funny requirements for memory with the java inital check (1gb for install) 512 is fine afterwards. Creating an nv81 domU is very straight forward, and seems to have no obvious bugs. Solaris cluster is a different matter

Release 81

Release 81

Jan. 30, 2008 by

No sign of release 79 or 80… so they’ve skipped them. http://opensolaris.org/os/downloads/sol_ex_dvd/ Trying to do an install now, it appears that previous releases would install with 512Mb whereas this one will have you staring at Setting up Java. Please wait…

CANADA LAND !!!!

CANADA LAND !!!!

Jan. 11, 2008 by

Tomorrow I take flight to Canada !! Banff to be precice, The weather is looking mighty cold, going to go as low as -20c so i’ve been getting in as much practice as I can as I don’t want to

Hangover?

Hangover?

Jan. 9, 2008 by

My New years resolution was to quit drinking, however a 30th birthday party one week in to the new year kind of made a mess of it. Drinking until 3-4am isn’t in keeping with my original resolution, but nevermind noone

The Desk

The Desk

Jan. 9, 2008 by

I decided to re-0rganise my desk recently, so that it’s a bit easier to get to bits and bobs. However here is living proof of the working output from my ‘modified’ poweredge machine -> how-to. The silver fronted machine is

Seperate spreadsheets, seperate windows, stupid excel

Seperate spreadsheets, seperate windows, stupid excel

Dec. 19, 2007 by

Who knows what goes through the mind of developers these days, you have an application where it’s entire basis is the display and management of lots of data. Being able to move around various columns of data and move data

Poweredge Sc440 Pci-e hack (x16 vga card in any slot)

Poweredge Sc440 Pci-e hack (x16 vga card in any slot)

Dec. 17, 2007 by

I decided to re-write this looking at what i wrote last night, I was evidentally effected by the inhilation of melted plastic fumes. I was recently sent a link to dell.com where there was an offer on their servers, making a