linux

Nov
10
Multi-Streaming with Windows, built on the WSL for FREE

Multi-Streaming with Windows, built on the WSL for FREE

Getting Started To accomplish this mission you'll need to install the WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux). I will not be
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Jul
29
Fixing MSR 0xe1 to 0x0

Fixing MSR 0xe1 to 0x0

When running KVM in a nested virtualization you may run into the following error when attempting to launch machines. Example
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Dec
01
Multi-Streaming with Windows, built on the WSL for FREE

Multi-Streaming with Windows, built on the WSL for FREE

To accomplish this mission you'll need to install the WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux). I will not be covering the install process here, it is well documented by Microsoft, and is really a matter of running basically 3 commands.
Oct
30
TripleO(-Ansible) Bootcamp

TripleO(-Ansible) Bootcamp

In this post, I intend to bring new folks into TripleO-Ansible by explaining how TripleO is evolving. We're building a
9 min read
Sep
14
Using TripleO-Ansible, without TripleO, in Ansible Operations

Using TripleO-Ansible, without TripleO, in Ansible Operations

The TripleO project team has been embarking on developing Ansible roles for deploying and operating OpenStack clouds. While this is
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Apr
02
Running local services in network namespaces with systemd

Running local services in network namespaces with systemd

Given systemd is ubiquitous with modern day GNU/Linux it only makes sense that it be able to do just
13 min read
Dec
31
Fixing "duplicate plugin" issues in Elasticsearch

Fixing "duplicate plugin" issues in Elasticsearch

Sometimes, when installing or upgrading plugins within elasticsearch old installation files will remain after installation or removal. If these files
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Oct
02
Migrating BTRFS Subvolumes locally

Migrating BTRFS Subvolumes locally

This post will focus on moving a BTRFS file system from loopback file to a mounted BTRFS subvolume on a
4 min read
Jul
18
Migrating a BTRFS Volume Between Devices

Migrating a BTRFS Volume Between Devices

When using BTRFS volumes it's sometimes necessary to move things around. BTRFS has some great tools to assist operators to
4 min read
Jul
18
Installation, Firmware Upgrade, and Setup of a Sierra Wireless Card on a Lenovo X1 from Linux

Installation, Firmware Upgrade, and Setup of a Sierra Wireless Card on a Lenovo X1 from Linux

The card I wanted to break into many little pieces but now love is an "Sierra Wireless EM7455". If you've found this post and are simply wanting to know how to install new firmware from Linux for a Sierra Wireless WWAN device, skip to the bottom of the post.
14 min read