Monthly Archives: March 2017

HP G8 raid software

all drives connected, boot the UAC and create a RAID 0 off of the SSD and RAID 1 from both 3.5″ drives still in the UAC set the SSD RAID 0 as primary boot device shutdown and unplug the storage drives boot Ubuntu live CD (i used the iLO remote console) and follow the installation… Read More »

linux hp raid repository

hpvsa PPA description This PPA will contain the hpvsa propriety driver from HP for general use. This driver will cover HP Dynamic smart array controller support for their Gen 8 platform. Adding this PPA to your system You can update your system with unsupported packages from this untrusted PPA by adding ppa:hp-iss-team/hp-storage to your system’s… Read More »

Install Node.js 7 on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus LTS

Install Node.js 7 on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus LTS Here is how you install Node.js 7 on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus LTS. First we start the setup script: 1 curl –sL https://deb.nodesource.com/setup_7.x | sudo –E bash – When finished, start the installation of Node.js by executing the following command: 1 sudo apt–get install –y nodejs Now… Read More »

Ubuntu change interface names back to ethX

Edit your /etc/default/grub changing the line from GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX=”” to GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX=”net.ifnames=0 biosdevname=0″ and, finally run as root: $ sudo update-grub and reboot your system. $ sudo reboot [email protected]:~$ ifconfig eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 70:5a:0f:d7:03:38 inet addr:10.67.10.43 Bcast:10.67.10.255 Mask:255.255.255.0 inet6 addr: fe80::8c03:edb5:a3d1:ba21/64 Scope:Link UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1 RX packets:63129 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0 TX packets:37788… Read More »

VMWare Error: Read-only file system during write on

# esxcli system coredump partition get Active: naa.600605b009a647b01c5ed73926b7ede1:2 Configured: naa.600605b009a647b01c5ed73926b7ede1:2 We see that this coredump partition is using our disk. This is what I did : # esxcli system coredump partition set –enable false # partedUtil delete /dev/disks/naa.600605b009a647b01c5ed73926b7ede1 2 It’s now a lot better : # partedUtil getptbl /dev/disks/naa.600605b009a647b01c5ed73926b7ede1 gpt 1215155 255 63 19521474560 1… Read More »

Ubuntu 16.04 update network interface names

Edit your /etc/default/grub changing the line from GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX=”” to GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX=”net.ifnames=0 biosdevname=0″ and, finally run as root: $ sudo update-grub and reboot your system. $ sudo reboot [email protected]:~$ ifconfig eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 70:5a:0f:d7:03:38 inet addr:10.67.10.43 Bcast:10.67.10.255 Mask:255.255.255.0 inet6 addr: fe80::8c03:edb5:a3d1:ba21/64 Scope:Link UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1 RX packets:63129 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0 TX packets:37788… Read More »