I have had a few guys ask me, Shannon I have a Windows guy developing web aps in PHP but I run them on a Linux (LAMP) system. Some times the code seems to fail and I find the files populated with Carrage Return Line Feed or better seen while looking at a windows file on a linux system in a text editor ( ^M ). This has been know Continue reading
Quantumleaps.com is now offering a wide verity of network tools free. Tools includes a free Website monitor, free domain monitor and free ping alive monitor. Each of these monitors comes with free alerting and graphing services. www.quantumleaps.com has also a suite of free simple network tools like IP calculators, DNS Sleuth, Domain error checking, Ping, Trace route, Geo location of IP addresses and whois lookups. Truely a one stop shop Continue reading
Yes, I know CentOS 5 does not come with a repository that holds valid redhat style rpm’s for rrdtool. So here is how we fix that. We are going to echo to a new file the repo information you will need to allow yum to install rrdtool.
We create a file called dag.repo in /etc/yum.repos.d/ by running the echo cmd below. Just copy and past it in to your putty Continue reading
Well it’s been a long week, Quantumleaps Free Internet tools is now complete and in beta. Please check it out and give them a try.
I also have completed the registration process and am working on the first of the free website monitor tests. If you have a website that needs to be monitored this tool is a good one to try Continue reading