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Senior Systems Engineer with a Linux, virtualization and performance-tuning focus.

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comment Graceful way to kill process
That seems to be unique to non-RHEL/CentOS versions of killall
Sep
30
awarded  Explainer
Sep
22
awarded  Enlightened
Sep
22
awarded  Nice Answer
Sep
8
comment BIOS Update within Linux
What type of hardware is this? Is it a branded server? If so, there are some options...
Jul
28
answered Command to 're-apply' previous command?
Jun
29
comment enable SMART for HP hard disk
@HBruijn This is correct. I often say that S.M.A.R.T. is not the final word in storage monitoring. In the HP Smart Array case, the controllers use SMART amongst a number of other methods to determine drive and array health.
Jun
9
awarded  Caucus
Apr
25
answered How do I make a tmpfs mountpoint persistent across reboots?
Apr
11
comment I accidentally formatted the wrong volume - is it possible to restore the previous Ext4 filesystem?
Well, now we know! Sorry :(
Apr
11
answered I accidentally formatted the wrong volume - is it possible to restore the previous Ext4 filesystem?
Mar
28
awarded  Yearling
Mar
28
answered Linux dmesg errors, motherboard issue?
Mar
27
comment Linux dmesg errors, motherboard issue?
What motherboard, what server type, what make/model of PCIe SSD, what OS/Distribution/Version, what's your sign (Capricorn), A/S/L?
Mar
23
revised Easy way to determine virtualization technology
added 19 characters in body
Mar
23
comment Easy way to determine virtualization technology
@Gilles Edited: But the script generally detects KVM, Xen, QEMU, VirtualBox, Parallels, OpenVZ, IBM System Z, LPAR, z/VM, Hitachi Virtage, VMWare, Microsoft Hyper-V. Hmm... should LXC be included?
Mar
23
revised Easy way to determine virtualization technology
added 362 characters in body
Mar
23
comment Move Complete ORACLE from one system to another
Can you provide information on the specific models of the servers you're working with?
Mar
23
answered Easy way to determine virtualization technology
Jan
19
comment DHCPD ignoring my subnet declaration
Annoying, right? I just got bit by this.