How to shard file file into m files, so it can be recovered with any n of them ? It's like Reed-Solomon error correction (sth more flexible than RAID6) style of redundancy. Early findings: I've ...
I have realized that I need to protect all of my photographs against bit rot (file corruption occurring at random due to errors in hard drives or network transfer). I recently discovered par2 which ...
I want to use WiFi port of my server as redundant link for copper connection to my home DSL router. My router if SAGEM 2704 with very limited functionality. So practically the only possibility is to ...
Back from: Load balanced & Redundant Storage on FreeBSD How do I create a (Redundant and Load Balanced) Storage based on FreeBSD? Storage should be located on (2 or more servers) providing ...
What is a good way of layering zfs filsystems to manage unpredictable future workload that doesn't severely compromise performance?
I've been playing around with ZFS and using sparse files as virtual devices to learn how to use the zfs tools. It seems that there isn't much of a hit in performance by creating a raid pool out of ...
Here is the case, we have successfully configured SSH keys (and hence password-less SFTP connection) between ProdServer-A to ProdServer-B. It works, or so I thought still yesterday. Yesterday ...