When using Github or a Gitlab instance, I typically use a specific key.
By default however, Gitlab/hub will only try to use the default name of ~/.ssh/id_rsa, and then fail if that key isn't the one specified in your Gitlab/hug profile.
On Github, I added the public key that the corresponding private key is ~/.ssh/git. …
Most computer new computer hardware that will fail quickly, will fail within the first month of usage, if not sooner.
Given that, it's recommended to do a burn-in test for any new computer hardware, including hard drives.
I've been using a disk burn-in test to stress test hard drives as I've been replacing them in my …
I was looking at drive utilization, and thought that my /mnt/docker/ directory was a bit bigger than I thought it should have been, so I started doing some some digging.
I found that I had a rather large log file from my Gitlab Docker container.
ls -lh *-json.log
-rw-r----- 1 root root 13G Jan 22 13:42 …
I run some Docker containers on my NAS, but ran into a hard drive space issue because of Docker:
sudo du -sh /var/lib/docker
My NAS has a 110Gb SSD for the OS (Ubuntu Server) and 4 drives in a ZFS array for storage.
By default, Docker runs everything from /var/lib/docker, but without doing some …
I was having some lockup issues with my NAS, and wanted to run Memtest86+.
Thankfully, I have Supermicro motherboard that has IPMI (Intelligent Platform Management Interface), which is an out of band way of remotely administering a server.
Supermicro provides a way of mounting a remote image/ISO via a Samba share, so …
I had wanted to enable hardware transcoding in Plex for a while, but was under the (incorrect) impression that the CPU in the Docker host didn't support Intel Quick Sync.
Requirements for using hardware transcoding in Plex: