In this butt simple tutorial you have 1 Proxmox server and 1 backup server. Install NFS and make backup folders on your backup server. Do not call the datastore folder “backup”, that name under /var is still reserved.
sudo apt-get install nfs-kernel-server
sudo mkdir servername
sudo mkdir server1-weekly
sudo mkdir server1-daily
sudo chown -R nobody:nogroup /var/datastorename/proxmoxservername
sudo vim /etc/exports
Add those new folders to exports and the IP adresse of the Proxmox server. But […]
Oh noes, the hardware raid does not support Raid 6. Damn, what’s the price for a new card?.. 590$ you say? mdadm engange The plan was to get the entire system on Raid 6 spanning 6 drives and use LVM to create / and /var/datastore. Did you know that when you use Ubuntu, it does not […]
Warning: This could likely kill your cat and eat your backups. The backend is not enabled by default for some reason. But if you want to try out Deja Dup with the Google Drive backend these instructions might work. I am currently testing it out myself on Ubuntu 14.04, it’s a bit slow but it […]
After trying out the 14.10 Final Beta I came you realize that this release will probably be the most boring Ubuntu release in several years. It is so boring that even the wallpaper remains the same. The Unity desktop environment gets some patches, they bump the package versions in the repos and dump in a […]
I have used Ubuntu for quite some time now. For me it has been to goto distro for laptops because of the large community. If you need something or have a problem, chances are high that the answer you seek is in between the first five Google search results. It just fucking works, every time = Stay […]
Unity is a Compiz plugin, and when Compiz cannot detect the refresh rate it defaults to 50hz. This normaly happens on my Nvidia proprietary drivers. Why the hell would they default to 50hz? Who decided that 50hz would be a smart fallback? Is Ubuntu’s main consumer PAL TV Stations? But still, I have had this problem for […]
You want to program Golang but having a hard time working on Eclipse to get it working? Here is a simple speedorial: 1 Eclipse Install golang package: sudo apt-get install golang Download Eclipse Start Eclipse Go to Help->Install new software Add Goclipse URL: http://goclipse.googlecode.com/svn/trunk/goclipse-update-site/ Select All Availible sites and search for goclipse, select and install. Restart Eclipse […]
With the enablement of the new Phased Updates, only 10% of the users get updates. Updates pushed out to 10% of users If errors reported the update process is stopped If no errors reported, another 10% get updates Repeat What really happens: Update pushed out to 10% of users Errors reported Patched update pushed out […]
If you are having problems with Skype shitting audio on Ubuntu there is a fix. You have to modify the file /etc/pulse/default.pa Replace the line: load-module module-udev-detect with load-module module-udev-detect tsched=0
After updating to xorg-edgers, i lost the trackpoint scrolling feature. So I went into /etc/X11/xorg.conf and added this:
Identifier "Trackpoint Wheel Emulation"
MatchProduct "TPPS/2 IBM TrackPoint|DualPoint Stick|Synaptics Inc. Composite TouchPad / TrackPoint|ThinkPad USB Keyboard with TrackPoint|USB Trackpoint pointing device|Composite TouchPad / TrackPoint"
Option "EmulateWheel" "true"
Option "EmulateWheelButton" "2"
Option "Emulate3Buttons" "false"
Option "XAxisMapping" "6 7"
Option "YAxisMapping" "4 5"
And bang, it worked again. Magic.