Author: ETP

OSX 10.9 a.k.a Mavericks and puppet

Hmh, Apple got me with my pants down with their announcement about Mavericks being free-for-all as we have been managing some Macs with puppet. Current plan before that was to finally upgrade puppet infra to 3.3.1 from latest 2.7-series…Well, good…

YASPI

Case: yum fails: http://yum.puppetlabs.com/el/6/dependencies/x86_64/repodata/repomd.xml: [Errno 14] PYCURL ERROR 7 – “Failed to connect to 2600:3c00::f03c:91ff:fe69:6bf0: Network is unreachable” in a machine which doesn’t have IPv6 connectivity Solution: Since connections go through proxy, define it to respective repo config Root cause:…

HTML info page from pdfs in a directory

Script uses pdfinfo to get information from pdf-files in directory and prints that in a webpage, put it in a webserver directory along pdfs Prereqs: pdfinfo #!/bin/sh # # Digs info from pdf and presents it in htmlpage # INFOCMD=”/usr/bin/pdfinfo”…

Federated VoIP

Noted that Fedora 19 Alpha has a feature called federated VoIP, debian has also described their unified communications opentelecoms.org has description about federated VoIP here – clips – The vision is true peer-to-peer VoIP, with no central point of control.…

Baseline of PC

Setup Intel i5-3570K 3.4 GHz Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD3H 2 * G.Skill  RipjawX DDR3 1600 MHz 8 GB Gigabyte GeForce GTX660OC 2048MB Kingston HyperX 3K 120 GB SSD Seagate Barracuda 2 TB/64 MB/7200 SATA Asus DVD/RW Arctic Cooling Arctic Freezer 13 Pro…