I had forgotten how nice apt was in relation to yum. I mean yum is great, I could never build a package manager like rpm; let alone a utility as versatile and helpful as what yum is. I may have Continue reading Put some debian in your mouth: 24 hours of Ubuntu vs Fedora
It seems like a quick way to diagnose system performance problems. Link.
I brought the old mythtv backend up with some updates. I managed to upgrade the thing from fedora core 7 to fedora 8 with the procedure I outlined here. I just had to modify the yum repos to point to Continue reading I brought another server out of retirement.
To measure bandwidth between two points. Link.