Category: Computers

Fixing CentOS 6 Linux Systems from HeartBleed

Fixing CentOS 6 Linux Systems from HeartBleed

Fixing “HeartBleed” on CentOS 6 Servers   Some of the on-line “tests” I have seen are not really testing to see if a particular site is vulnerable. Many seem to just look at the server version text, which can be...

Horrible, horrible HP experience

Horrible, horrible HP experience

So recently our HP DL-380 storage server had two hard drives fail simultaneously. This happened *during* the overnight mirror from this unit, to another unit over a fiber link. Since it is configured for RAID-5, losing 2-drives is somewhat catastrophic....

Electronic Waste

Electronic Waste

Want to know what happens to some so called recycled computer equipment? Here is an interesting look at what happens to some computer equipment that is shipped over to China, where the toxic components are giving local Chinese people cancer,...

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