Loading HP B120i/B320i Device Drivers

Because I don’t do it enough to remember. I will finally take note of it here and save myself some Googling time. HP ProLiant Gen8 Servers – Loading B120i/B320i Driver for CentOS 6.3 Installation Information There is no driver download available for CentOS 6.3 installation on ProLiant Gen8 Servers using Smart Array B120i/B320i storage controller.…

Bind Lighttpd to multiple IPs/Domains

I have an internal development server that runs on multiple network interfaces and at times, has multiple DNS entries to the same site. Out of the box, Lighttpd does not support this, but its relatively simple to configure. In your lighttpd.conf, (In my example, I am changing the default server port to 8080.) ## bind…

VIM: Set filetype for different extensions

I love VIM. It is my primary editor for nearly all text processing and my programming. But sometimes configuring Vim can be a pain in the ass. Specifically, I have some html templates for an application I am writing using bottle.py. A wonderful micro web framework if you are looking. An entire framework in a…

High Availability with NIC Bonding

High Available NICs. Also known as Link Aggregation, channel bonding, or trunking. This configuration will allow for the failure of one interface or connection and continue with overall functionality. By changing the bonding options, you can change the bonding type to round robin, aggregation or various other types. For this guide, I am doing active-backup.…

Centralized SSH Keys

There are times when it is beneficial to take control of SSH key management on a server. This brief tutorial will centralize all user SSH keys to a single location and allow root to manage them. We will be keeping all keys in a single directory located in /etc/ssh/authorized_keys. Within the directory, there will be…