Monthly Archives: December 2015

Growing a mdadm RAID by replacing disks

Introduction
As it can be read in my related earlier post: Replacing a failed disk in a mdadm RAID I have a 4 disk RAID 5 setup which I initially populated with 1TB disk WD GREEN (cheap, but not really suited … Continue reading

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Rotating website backup using rsync over ssh

Introduction
Recently the hosting company for website started supporting SSH access. This meant I could ditch the unsecure FTP transfers and do everything though SFTP and rsync over ssh. Beside making editing of files much easier this also allowed me to … Continue reading

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