Updated CornFS to V0.0.5.1


over 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


over 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


over 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?


over 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


over 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


over 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


over 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


over 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


over 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...

ActiveSalesForce YAML Dump


over 11 years ago by Ian Blenke on Ian C. Blenke.
Starting down the ActiveSalesforce path, my first goal was to do a simple dump of a class of objects to yaml using the API. $ gem install activesalesforce...