A Salted mod_auth_pgsql2 for ActiveRBAC


~11 years ago by Ian Blenke on Ian C. Blenke.
I've made a few changes to mod-auth-pgsql2 v2.0.3 for a project I'm working on. The goal was to allow Subversion to authenticate user credentials against...

Updated CornFS to V0.0.5.1


~11 years ago by Ian Blenke on Ian C. Blenke.
After filling a CornFS volume for a couple of days now, I found a few problems that really begged for another release. I'm still building cornfs with debug...

mod_auth_remote and ActiveRBAC


~11 years ago by Ian Blenke on Ian C. Blenke.
After patching up mod_auth_pgsql2, I ran into another painful wall. In order to use ActiveRBAC's static_permissions schema to authenticate wether a user...

EV-DO Revision A vs Revision 0


~11 years ago by Ian Blenke on Ian C. Blenke.
William Reading on the LOPSA list mentioned some useful bits about EV-DO Revision A rollout plans that seemed worth posting to the blogosphere: Thus spake...

Rails: Undefined class/module error: solved?


~11 years ago by Ian Blenke on Ian C. Blenke.
The Problem We have been getting a "undefined class/module" error on 2 of our 6 app servers in one testbed. Same sourcecode, same installs (systemimager...

Implementing memcache with Rails and Lighttpd


~11 years ago by Ian Blenke on Ian C. Blenke.
While deploying a new Ruby on Rails based webapp to development/QA/production clusters, I found a novel way to differentiate the environments without modifying...

Apache 2.2 and mod_auth_remote


~11 years ago by Ian Blenke on Ian C. Blenke.
While playing with mod_auth_remote, it became apparent that libapr1's changes have slightly broken it. There were two errors during compilation: $ /usr...

Repairing a corrupt FSFS repository


~11 years ago by Ian Blenke on Ian C. Blenke.
Subversion is a wonderful revision control system, until it breaks. Historically, the BDB store was often corrupted and a "svnadmin recover" is required...

Ian's Operational Rules


~11 years ago by Ian Blenke on Ian C. Blenke.
We've taken to writing rules on our whiteboards. Today I was driven to write the following on my whiteboard: Ian's Operational Rules No whining OwnUnderst...

pgbench and pgcluster: gotchas, 1.5.0rc7 deadlocks, pglb connection overflow, and rails


~11 years ago by Ian Blenke on Ian C. Blenke.
The following is a post I've just made to the pgcluster-general mailing list. As it is blog worthy, it seemed appropriate to post here. I've been testing...