Category Archives: Virtualization

Interesting Day

Lot happened today First thing was High School Cross Country, it started today. It was in Tahoma, haven’t seen a race there in 4 years. Had a bar b q there after wards. Went home to take a nap, went … Continue reading

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Self Inflicted Network Outages

Network is weird when you incorrectly wire something. Looks like when I have a spanning tree issue, ESXi or the Firewall goes in to some sort of protective mode. The firewall goes bonkers for a bit, a reboot doesn’t fix … Continue reading

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Frustrating Firewall Experience

Been getting weird firewall problems, got to admit it is getting frustrating. Even went as far as to rebuild my machine. It is back up, but need to see if it will still get disconnected. Also moving my SBS server … Continue reading

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Dell Server Officially Online

Got the server up and am copying VMs to it one at a time. Got a bunch to go, but right now the restriction is disk space. I am able muster up a couple of disks and may purchase another … Continue reading

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Getting Ready To Bring Server Online

Server itself is all ready, just got to prepare the location. One of the requirements I got for myself is to be able to move this server running from its location to outside of the server room. The inside of … Continue reading

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New Firewall In Place

Got a the new pfSense firewall in place. Pretty sure the rules have not imported 100%. It was done manually. This was needed, our stuff is old. At least it is virtualized and I can go physical as well. Also … Continue reading

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AWS Costs Piling Up

Need to review my AWS usage, I think I am piling them up too quick. There are a couple of them I can get rid of. Will look at them through the next few days.

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Screwy AWS Instance

Uploaded an custom instance on to AWS, didn’t look like i was working OK. Making some new images. Hoping it works. Spent most of day at mall… kind of not working on. Need to get on it.

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X2GO Performance

Wow, I am super impressed by X2ORG, I was able to create an instance on AWS and install MATE desktop and google. And I was able to run youtube relatively clean on it. With audio. And all through SSH.

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Remote Desktop On Mint

Got remote desktop working on Linux Mint. I found some instructions on a youtube page I also even got it to work with AD authentication. I ended up using a the xfce desktop though. Trying to figure it out on … Continue reading

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