I’ve had about 3-4 years experience in maintaining servers, and boy, there have been some terrible stories…
- when a case killed 13 TB of data
- expanding to 80TB on a shoestring
Hacks and Workarounds
Sometimes, there doesn’t exist the tool for the job, or the tools available are just awful huge. I like to break out the <pre>sh</pre> scripting and fill in the gaps.
- email-to-printer script
- local search engine script
- notes on using the Snap framework (Haskell)