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How much space is used by my ZFS snapshots? That’s the question I asked. I found the answer here. Hope that helps. u53WF3xeqGkgPRd6lqnc
Looks like I got DOS’d: I base that conclusion on the above messages and this post.
This post has it all: backups deduplication snapshots ZFS Bacula ezjail Backups are essential for proper sanity, or at least, a reasonable facsimile. I strongly believe that doing backups right is the only way to backup. Go big or go home. I’ve been converting all my servers to ZFS. I like ZFS for many reasons, [...]
This morning, on a FreeBSD 9.2-RELEASE #0 r255898 system, I saw this in /var/log/messages: There was nothing around that entry to clue me in. I suspected a cronjob, based upon the time of day. I searched with Google and found only questions. This next command confirms my cronjob suspicion: OK, it’s got to be a [...]
I recently watched a great video about design decisions. It features Mike Monteiro speaking at Webstock 13. I particularly liked these quotes: 28:15 – And remember every single time that you, as a designer, make it easier and more pleasant for anyone to find and use information and tools that help people live their lives, [...]
I don’t yet have IPv6 native at home. Perhaps Verizon FiOS will provide it soon. In the meantime, I make use of Hurricane Electric, which seems to be everyone’s go-to ISP for tunnels. This post isn’t about creating an IPv6 tunnel. It’s about making sure that tunnel is rebuilt after you have an IP address [...]
One of my goals with the server I’m setting up is putting non-public services into jails with non-routable IP addresses. Today, I’ve been working on getting PostgreSQL into a jail. The problem I have been grappling with is not putting PostgreSQL into a jail but routing. It took me a while to figure out where [...]
If you see this: Dec 28 12:48:07 toiler dhcpd: Forward map from dent.unixathome.org to 10.55.0.60 FAILED: REFUSED Perhaps you forgot to unfreeze a domain. In my case: rndc unfreeze 1.8.10.in-addr.arpa. For more info, see this blog post on dynamic dns.