Notes about beginning LDAP

One of the things I hadn't the chance of managing at work is centralized authentication, either via LDAP, Kerberos or ActiveDirectory (not sorry about this one). LDAP in particular, has always been in the back of my mind because it's often cited in conversation ("this service authenticates against the domain ldap server" or "the bind… Continue reading Notes about beginning LDAP

Weird ZFS misbehaviors

(spoiler: on one of my machines, I run ZFS off a LUKS-encrypted device. I know this is sub-optimal, but at the time it's working okay for me). I try to host as much of my core services as it is reasonable to (without it becoming a second part-time job). Part of this means that I… Continue reading Weird ZFS misbehaviors