Extending LVM without data loss

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Published on : September 11, 2015 by

Extending  LVM without data loss

A Virtual Server had the ‘/’ partition almost 90 percent of its capacity and hence I had to use the extra added 200GB unpartitioned free space to the LVM volume mounted at ‘/’ without losing the data which already existed in ‘/’.Eventhough the tutorial follows  LVM extend of a VPS it can be followed while […]

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Windows Mirrored Set Failed (Windows Drive Failed, Secondary Plex)

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Published on : August 17, 2015 by

Windows Mirrored Set Failed (Windows Drive Failed, Secondary Plex)

There are situations where Windows mirror drive failed that is the drives fail in Windows servers with software RAID 1.  Below is a situation which occurs usually were one of the 2 drives of the mirrored set fails or both fails.      IN DETAIL Explanation of some terms used in this article. Mirrored drives […]

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Configure Nginx as a Reverse Proxy for Apache

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Published on : August 6, 2015 by

Configure Nginx as a Reverse Proxy for Apache

In this article, I will summarize the steps and configuration needed to run Nginx reverse proxy for Apache. As you all know Apache rules the web server industry due to its robust and stable nature, but the main drawback of Apache is that it consumes a lot of system resources. Hence we need to optimize […]

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Removing and replacing a disk from software RAID

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Published on : July 15, 2015 by

Removing and replacing a disk from software RAID

PREFACE Software RAID is when the interaction of multiple drives is organized completely by software. RAID Level 1 (mirroring) achieves increased security since even if one drive fails, all the data is still stored on the second drive. There were a couple of instances where I have to break this RAID configuration. The RAID replace disk have […]

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