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Powered by Renewable Energy

I just signed The-BOB up for a program at the colocation center where, for a few extra bucks a month, they will purchase renewable energy credits for the server. So we can say now that we are officially powered by … Continue reading

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Server consolidation

After a week of not running any services and not hearing any complaints about it, I cleaned up and shutdown both our original server and the “new” one that I planned to move to over a year ago but turned … Continue reading

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Colo lives again!

Just moved my personal account & sites to the new server and it works great! pretty speedy and no major issues. I use wordpress and gallery2 so by moving my site first, I figure out what software is missing, get … Continue reading

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Colo a NoGo

Well, looks like colo.the-bob.org in its current iteration will not be tenable for hosting. Unbeknownst to me when I signed the hosting contract was the unspoken fact that our internet connection would be rate limited to 256k/sec. This caused some … Continue reading

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Switched DNS to colo

Just switched ns1.the-bob.org & ns2.the-bob.org to IPs hosted on the new colocated server with DNS services provided by the illustrious (and hardened) bind9. Everything seems to be working well and you should notice zero transition as colo & new.the-bob.org have … Continue reading

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