Archives for the ‘Solaris’ Category

Uptime down

Well my little Solaris running mini itx system finally no longer has a giant uptime. At about 779 days and 45 minutes the power went out for about 5 seconds bringing this mini system’s big uptime to an end. That’s what I get for connecting a temporary system to wall power I guess…because in IT [...]

Uptime

Yesterday around 4:30 pm an old HP DL360 G3 server running Solaris turned 1500 days of uptime. $ uptime 3:00pm up 1500 day(s), 21:43, 2 users, load average: 0.00, 0.00, 0.00 It’s getting close to hitting 1501. That however will be it. I’m going to reboot it later today to confirm some network configuration changes.

uptime silliness

A while ago I was upset that DNS queries seemed to be taking a long time at home. I was using an older Solaris bundled version of Bind. I had read there was an issue that could cause slow response times, and things seemed slow, but I’m a Comcast customer and things often seem slow. [...]

Audi + Solaris

Racing to the top of Pikes Peak is a harrowing experience that tests the skill of the best drivers. Audi’s managed to make the run in a car that has no driver. -Wired Magazine

Solaris Express 11

SunOracle has released Solaris Express 11. I’m downloading, later maybe I’ll be installing. http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/server-storage/solaris11/overview/index.html