Moar RAID Win

Had to upgrade my storage over the past week and decided to see just how good Linux software raid (mdadm) and SATA hot plugging were these days. The current setup was a five disk array with two 1TB and three 750GB drives attached to an ASUS M3A76-CM motherboard in AHCI mode. My first issue was […]

Xen and vlans

During a big lab move at work a few months ago, we decided that our utility virt server needed VLAN support. The dhcp vm needed interfaces on three different networks and it seemed rather silly to add extra physical interface for the minimal traffic generated. The first issue we encountered was the rather interesting bridging […]