Archive for November, 2011

Grepping extremely large files

So you forgot to set up logrotate on an active log eh? You've got a many gigabyte file to weed through and you need to extract a chunk of time from it?Here's a quick cheat sheet to help you get by, quickly and sanely.It's about byte offsets!Get the byte offset...
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Worthy of distribution: Cloud analogy

This post on Beyond Bandwidth seems to summarize some of my feelings about cloud computing - it's best thought of as an outsourcing task for the most part; Although the benefits of something like an extra DNS server are a bit more than an 'outsource benefit'; but you get the...
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