GlusterFS and Virtualization

A new friend tipped me off to glusterfs which is a distributed file system for linux.   With the market quickly shifting to hyper-converged solutions I find myself revisiting software defined storage as a possible[…]

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Secure / Harden PHP

PHP is great and I love it, but it does have some basic things that can improve it’s security simple modifications to php.ini can really increase the security.  Locate your php.ini (find / -name php.ini)[…]

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Linux Boot Process

This will document the x86 boot process from a linux perspective. This document will attempt to provide a technical overview if you are not comfortable with hexidecimal, octal or binary you might want to brush[…]

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Format Conversion Scripts

Format Conversion scripts WMA to MP3 I created this script to go through all *.wma files in a directory and convert them to mp3 files and then delete the wma files. I works great for[…]

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