Overland Neo 2000 Tape Drives and Linux

At work I was tasked with upgrading our tape backup system, from old hardware running Veritas 5 to new hardware running Symantec (Veritas) NetBackup 6.5. The new server is running RedHat EL 4 and we bought it a QLogic QLE2460 Fibre Channel card for the tape drive communication. This ...

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Safari Chokes on Paranoid Security?

I created a 8192 bit SSL key/cert pair for a website. Firefox viewed the website fine. Safari however complained:
the data does not appear to be a valid certificate

4096 bits worked fine. What gives?

Don't ask me why I need an 8192 bit SSL key. I trust ...

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Another Bush Success Story

When George W. Bush assumed the Presidency one of the first major changes he made was to change all Federally supported sex education programs to be abstinence-only programs (even though for some reason that didn't work out too well when Bush was Governor of Texas).

The results are in ...

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Are Atheists Buddhas?

Buddhism is a very old and expansive religion - there are many teachings and behavior prescriptions. It's also one of the few religions that doesn't give me the heeby geebies because the main tenents tend to be along the lines of being nice to everyone and leaving a small ...

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Q: How Can You Tell Elliot Spitzer Isn't a Republican?

You might be so dazed by countless Republican scandals in the last 4 years. You might be wondering if a Elliot Spitzer, a hypocrite who built his career enforcing laws might be a Republican. Elliot Spitzer isn't a Republican. He doesn't have Republican family values. If Elliot Spitzer ...

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