Fedora 20 – Cloning Encrytped DVD’s

I should start off by saying I was ripping a training video owned by my company to have a digital copy of it should we ever need it again. However when it was produced it was produced using CSS.. Which is pretty annoying.. My first attempts were in vein because I kept getting a “Error: […]

Segfault errors explained

Ran into a server encountering several segfault errors… They looked to me like mem errors so I decided to dig a little more into what these mean… The explanation you see below is not mine and I will place the source links at the bottom of the page.. Just need this for my notes 🙂 […]

Mac OSX – Parellels runs drive out of space

So I get issues alot with this software.. There is a bug in the version we have installed that no matter how many times you uncheck the detailed logging it still continues to log for long periods of time… I setup a cron job to send that log to /dev/null now since it provides NO […]

Installing stress Centos/Fedora

This is a great tool for stress testing machines, I have verified that both packages below do run on CentOS 7 which we are currently benchmarking… All the other instructions I found online gave 404 errors with their link to the rpm =/ so here you go for those of you who need it =) […]

Installing Htop on CentOS 5.x / 6.x

I love this tools layout, For me its easier to read and easier to filter and search for what I want (yes, yes I know you can do this with top… Just not as efficiently.) Install RPM for CentOS 5.x 32-BIT wget http://pkgs.repoforge.org/rpmforge-release/rpmforge-release-0.5.3-1.el5.rf.i686.rpm then rpm -Uhv rpmforge-release*.rf.i386.rpm then yum install htop 64BIT wget http://pkgs.repoforge.org/rpmforge-release/rpmforge-release-0.5.3-1.el5.rf.x86_64.rpm then […]