I was busy writing different scripts for image installation when I had the idea to create a script would query the network and make a web page for viewing. This script is a ping monitor, it currently doesn’t use any other protocols. I wrote this to allow me to see systems that were up without […]
Through out my attempts to build implement a firewall I went through quite a few different possibilities. So what will I do purchase of a commercial firewall appliance, a higher end router with extended firewall features, or building my own on a computer? After a great deal of research and debate I decided to build […]
A few months ago I build a Spacewalk server to automate patching of Linux machines. Well after a lot of banging my head against the wall I finally got the system work and auto updating. Depending on what you what you are looking for in your Spacewalk server will have an impact on what you really need to do. I was trying to get Red Hat patches to auto download and import into Spacewalk so when it came time to patch they were there and read to go. So here is what I did.