In The Event of Server Meltdown…

It’s dead. After all the effort you put in your server, even choosing it over your spouse, there was nothing you could do to save it. Whether it was hardware failure, a massive and crippling cyber attack, or simply a colossal user error, the moment you always dreaded has come to pass: a […]

Trace Process Issues with strace

This week and last, we have been discussing ways to monitor server processes, applications, and network activity. Presumably, these tools will tell you that your system is running fine or lead you to the software causing the problem. If it is software you are intentionally running that is causing the problem, you may […]