Category: Server Administration

Posted on April 25, 2019 by Destry Hines

This morning we had an DNS outage on one of our servers. Local cron jobs that were trying to connect to local domains were failing with: Looking up www.example.comUnable to locate remote host...

Posted on June 24, 2014 by Destry Hines

Server Crash Yesterday I updated a bunch of programs on one of my Ubuntu servers and brought the server crashing to a stop. After the upgrade there were several problems and it took me 4 hours to...