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Utilizing lvm thin provisioned snapshots

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To fully utilize the few bits of space which is provided by my SSD, I always take the following approach: Create an “as large as possible” LVM volume grou...

Installation SQLplus

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For a customer I was required to extract and report data from an Oracle database. Ofcourse I want to automate this task to the full extent. Normally I would ...

Installing an SSD (Fedora 16)

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I just bought an SSD drive and I want to make sure it works best as it can. I migrate my old / (ext4) partition to this drive. For best performance I decide ...