1. Speed up Rudder new node's detection - 2016 Update

    In my previous article, I was proposing a way to update the new inventory list sent to Rudder more quickly.
    Upon upgrading to Rudder 3.2 and CentOS 7 at the same time, this was …


  2. Unbound update - Now with pythonmodule!

    Unbound latest version - 1.4.22
    Notable differences:

    • Doesn't depend on ldns anymore - yum -y update unbound && yum -y remove ldns
    • Built with pythonmodule support

    Init script will populate chroot with your python2.6 directory …


  3. What's using swap

    If like me you're bored of looping over all /proc/<pid>/status files to find which application is actually using swap, here a tiny python script to ease the task.

    The script outputs a list …


  4. Easy git access control - Part 2 - more granularity

    In my previous post i talked about how to easily manage write permissions on a git repository.
    As i said, the script could easily be extented to provide more granularity.
    Here comes an improved version …


  5. Package addition in EL6 repo

    I've added some new packages in the EL6 extras repository

    • GeoIP 1.5.1
    • nginx 1.4.3
    • libyaml 0.1.4
    • PyYAML 3.10
    • uwsgi 1.9.18.2

    As usual please use the …


  6. Easy git access control

    Basic access to a git repository is fairly easy.
    You specify --shared when initializing your bare repository, chgrp <your group> to the repository directory and your done. Now everyone in <your group> has read and …