Or how to catastrophically break (and recover) your nova compute node with a failed live-migration
MySQL skip duplicate replication errors - MDLog:/sysadmin → This came in handy today, to eliminate the pain caused by an application updating both the master and the replicated slave database. Fixing these is normally a huge PITA involving table-level locking on the production database. No longer!
It’s about taking a temporary break from one of life’s most basic responsibilities: Having to think of what to say.
The SR-71 speed check story - SR71 → A positive story, even better since it’s true. I bet the book (mentioned in the comments) would be really interesting
The following are interesting links I’ve stumbled across recently:
A funny illustration that familiarity with a broad set of disciplines improves overall results
What you don’t know can hurt you
This should have better thought through
An analysis of scam apps on the Apple App Store
Speedbumps setting up a mastodon instance