The Software Collections ( SCL ) Repository is a blessing for people wanting to use more recent versions of popular system software like Python, PHP or Ruby. I've given it a try by updating a virtual machine…

If you are reading this, it means that you've reached my new dedicated server and the DNS updates have reached a DNS server near you ;) This post focuses on what I've done and the challenges…

I've been recently playing with LXC containers on a new Dedicated Server I'm going to migrate to shortly. While setting up LXC is a no brainer, and the containers are all able to resolve one…

I've had the pleasure of attending a talk with Vint Cerf, an American Computer Scientist recognized as one of the fathers of the Internet. My understanding is that he had been invited by UGent mainly…

At work I manage a good deal of virtual machines either through Xen or KVM. The VMs by default get 10GB of space assigned which gets partitioned in a regular boot patition and a secondary…