Logging RSYNC output to file

Logging RSYNC output to file

Logging RSYNC output to file can be cumbersome but useful at times. Cumbersome because if you're transferring a large number of files then the log file becomes intelligible but useful in…
Mount ZFS Pools on Boot

Mount ZFS Pools on Boot

We recently ran into a snag with a new ZFS installation, the darn thing wouldn't mount the pools we created on boot. The solution turned out to be pretty straight forward, Issue the following at shell and reboot to test:
Mount exfat partitions on Ubuntu 16.04

Mount exfat partitions on Ubuntu 16.04

Ubuntu isn't bundled with exfat read/write support out of the box, scouring the internet revealed we needed to install two packages. [crayon-5ce0b2336cf56785303931/] This threw a very ugly error [crayon-5ce0b2336cf5e914060065/] Turns out…

Install Mariadb 10.1 – Ubuntu 16.04

Installing the latest stable version of Mariadb, v. 10.1, is pretty straight forward. Start off by heading over to the repo configurator and getting the links for your version of Ubuntu:…

Install ImageMagick – Ubuntu 16.04

Let's start off with a freshly installed server running Ubuntu 16.04 (server). This article assumes that you have Apache and PHP installed already. Issue the following command at shell to…