Using a proxy in Linux

Often times you will run into machines that are on a restricted network and you have a proxy server that you can bounce through click over here now. To use a proxy in Linux, set the environment.

export http_proxy=http://server-ip:port/

References:

http://www.cyberciti.biz/faq/linux-unix-set-proxy-environment-variable/

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LSI RAID card tools and tips

Many useful tools for LSI RAID cards

Silence alarm

# MegaCli -AdpSetProp -AlarmSilence -aALL

Tools for monitoring
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References

http://thatlinuxbox.com/blog/article.php/lsi-megaraid-megacli
http://hwraid.le-vert.net/wiki/LSIMegaRAIDSAS
http://hwraid.le-vert.net/debian/sources/megaclisas-status_0.9.tar.gz

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Setting up new hard drives

Ensure the new drive is seen by the operating system by using any of the following:

tail -f /var/log/messages
ls /dev/sd*
lsscsi (need to install)
lshw (need to install)

Confirm that it is the correct drive:

fdisk -l /dev/sdf      -> You should see a drive w/o any partitions and the correct size

Make a partition on the drive

parted -a optimal /dev/sdf     --> aligns the partition to the nearest boundary.
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