Category Archives: linux

MySQL show slave status as it applies to change master to

I got this from this link Basically: “When you’re using CHANGE MASTER TO to set start position for the slave you’re specifying position for SQL thread and so you should use Relay_Master_Log_File:Exec_Master_Log_Pos. Otherwise you’re going to ruin your replication.”

post | Comments Off on MySQL show slave status as it applies to change master to July 17, 2013

gpg2 – notes

Well, it is that time for me again, to create a new gpg key. I store it on an encrypted file system and I usually use it to securely send passwords to the people I work with, or I use … Continue reading

post | Comments Off on gpg2 – notes March 12, 2013

ERROR: com.sshtools.j2ssh.transport.TransportProtocolCommon – The Transport Protocol thread failed

Hmm, have you ever seen this before: ERROR: com.sshtools.j2ssh.transport.TransportProtocolCommon – The Transport Protocol thread failed java.util.NoSuchElementException at java.util.AbstractList$Itr.next(AbstractList.java:350) at java.util.AbstractCollection.toString(AbstractCollection.java:421) at com.sshtools.j2ssh.transport.SshMsgKexInit.toString(Unknown Source) at com.sshtools.j2ssh.transport.TransportProtocolClient.setLocalKexInit(Unknown Source) at com.sshtools.j2ssh.transport.TransportProtocolCommon.sendKeyExchangeInit(Unknown Source) at com.sshtools.j2ssh.transport.TransportProtocolCommon.startBinaryPacketProtocol(Unknown Source) at com.sshtools.j2ssh.transport.TransportProtocolCommon.run(Unknown Source) at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:662) I have, on … Continue reading

post | Comments Off on ERROR: com.sshtools.j2ssh.transport.TransportProtocolCommon – The Transport Protocol thread failed March 16, 2011

Hello world!

I just finished moving my blog to a new server, my old one was going out.  For those that are geeks like me, the reason I had to move to a new server was because my Raid 5 array had … Continue reading

post | Comments Off on Hello world! August 10, 2010

Linux Bonding

What is bonding? Bonding is the same as port trunking. In the following I will use the word bonding because practically we will bond interfaces as one. But still…what is bonding? Bonding allows you to aggregate multiple ports into a … Continue reading

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Grep, great linux command, funny issue…

If you execute the command like this: grep test * and then get this back: grep: unknown directories method or grep: invalid option — t This happens when there is a file in the local directory that has a name … Continue reading

post | Comments Off on Grep, great linux command, funny issue… June 2, 2010

15 partition limit? Not any more….

So we have been having an issue with our San, we divided up our Coraid systems into smaller partitions and we went above 15 partitions on at least one of them. This was a big problem because we couldn’t figure … Continue reading

post | Comments Off on 15 partition limit? Not any more…. April 12, 2010

sftp and ftps

So I learned something, not something new per say but I now know what the two terms mean exactly. I always knew what sftp meant, ftp over ssh, but I never new the term for ftp over ssl, which is … Continue reading

post | Comments Off on sftp and ftps March 30, 2010

Trixbox 2.8.0.1 (dahdi-linux.2.2.0)

So we have been having some ghost echo issues on our system. We have a PRI coming in and we use the dahdi-linux package for the kernel module. This was something I found that might be causing our problem: I … Continue reading

post | Comments Off on Trixbox 2.8.0.1 (dahdi-linux.2.2.0) March 25, 2010

Linux Wireless

This is the best place to look for wireless card information http://wireless.kernel.org/ Just got a USB wireless card and was able to find how to get the kernel module for it.

post | Comments Off on Linux Wireless February 27, 2010