Random notes from a nearby land

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Monarchs Of England

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Willy, Willy, Harry, Ste, Harry, Dick, John, Harry three, One, two, three Neds, Richard two, Henries four, five, six – then who? Edwards four, five, Dick the bad, Harries twain and Ned the lad, Mary, Bessie, James the vain, Charlie, Charlie, James again, William & Mary, Anna Gloria, Four Georges, William and Victoria, Edward, George, then Ned the eighth quickly goes and abdicat’th, leaving George, then Liz the second, and with Charlie next it’s reckoned.

That’s the way our monarchs lie since Harold got it in the eye!

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Solaris Zone Utilisation Via Snmp

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It’s been a bug-bear for a long time for me that the CPU metrics when querying a Solaris 10 host are global and not zone specific (which of course makes sense, just makes it harder to track zone utilisation).

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Drupal

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title: Moving to Drupal layout: post tags:

  • drupal
  • cms published: true —

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Tracing firewalled hosts

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Nice little tool called tcptraceroute, just uses TCP syns instead of ICMP/UDP to give you a more meaningful traceroute; still relies on ICMP time exceeded messages, but still, every little helps when trying to debug someone elses problem!

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