I ran into a problem today with the update process of an iDRAC card, and Google was very little help.  I began the firmware update process, and my connection conked out during the upload.  When I returned the page, I was greeted with “Firmware update in progress”. I decided to headContinue Reading

The beginning of a series of real-world usage examples for the most commonly used Linux commands. grep is a tool designed to search through file contents for certain words, numbers or patterns, and is probably one of the most useful tools in a sysadmin’s arsenal.

So, there was this election…. I live in Wisconsin. Even if you’ve been under a rock the past year, there was absolutely no way you could have missed the election. Wisconsin was one of those “battleground” states that various PACs poured hundreds of millions of dollars into in order toContinue Reading