Category Archives: Linux

Both the NAS and the VmWARE machines are done!

The NAS and the esxi builds are completed and fully functional, finally. All of the vmware virtual machines are running from the NAS now. VmWare ESXI Build ————————————————————- CASE – COOLER MASTER HAF 912 RC-912-KKN1 Black OS – VmWare Esxi 5.1 CPU – Intel Core i7-3770 Ivy Bridge 3.4GHz (3.9GHz Turbo) LGA 1155 77W Quad-Core… Read More »

Archlinux – fixing the strange characters in your terminal

Ever get those strange looking little buggers in your console after installing Arch and firing up the terminal ? Something like this — [[email protected] ~]$ pstree init─┬─6*[agetty] ├─crond ├─httpd───11*[httpd] ├─mysqld_safe───mysqld───9*[{mysqld}] ├─sshd─┬─sshd───sshd───bash───su───bash │ └─sshd───sshd───bash───pstree ├─syslog-ng───syslog-ng ├─udevd───udevd └─vmtoolsd Simply add the following to your .bashrc and close your terminal window and open it up again, or source… Read More »