Sudo command bypassing proxy settings in environment

I’ve been struggling with some developers recently who keep claiming a firewall issue was occurring when they were trying to reach out to the internet. Like most corporate environments everything is required to proxy out to the internet.. They kept sending me screen shot after screen shot of them trying to wget a repo out […]

Updating ManageIQ to the latest code release

Hello, This is fairly simple and documented on various sites. I am putting this up so I don’t have to search for it again. Essentially I have fine-3 and I want to make sure I have the latest updates for the application as I am currently stuck with a bug. So here is how you […]

Upgrading ManageIQ from Botvinnik to latest release

Good Morning Everyone, It’s been a while since I’ve last written but this process is one that I feel needs to be well documented. As a disclaimer ManageIQ’s upgrade process is terrible as it is not possible nor is it supported to do an in place upgrade. One more note, There is currently a bug […]

Automatic Password generator to work with Ansible

I recently had an Idea to change all of my root passwords across my entire environment using Ansible. Ansible made this pretty straight forward however what they did STILL required human interaction… Which I didn’t really want.. I wanted to make a cron job that would run this every X amount of months that would […]

Partition-less root file system Centos 7

I have been on the quest over the last 6 months to create a completely scalable Centos VM template for deployments.. This is not only to save my precious after hours and weekend time but to provide better uptime to my customers… Today I have finally accomplished this and would like to share how you […]