Paleo for 30 Days

My wife and I have decided to try 30 days of the Paleo diet and I plan to document as much of the 30 day experience as I can here. Why Paleo?  That’s a fair question.  I certainly don’t buy into the argument that cavemen did it so we should to.  I doubt there were lots of 80 year old cavemen running around.  However, I do believe that most of what we eat today has been ...(Read More)

Setup iSCSI Initiator

This post is taken from and copied here for convenience .  All credit for this should go to the original author at the above link.  These instructions worked perfectly for me on CentOS 6.5. Also see Setup iSCSI Target [root@www ~]# yum -y install iscsi-initiator-utils [root@www ~]# vi /etc/iscsi/iscsid.conf # line 53: uncomment node.session.auth.authmethod = CHAP # line 57,58: uncomment and set username and password which set on iSCSI Target node.session.auth.username = username node.session.auth.password ...(Read More)

Setup iSCSI Target

This info was extracted from and moved here for my convenience.  This was the simplest set of instructions I found that worked.  For more information please visit the link above. # create a physical volume [root@dlp ~]#  pvcreate /dev/sdb1  Physical volume “/dev/sdb1” successfully created # create a volume group named “vg_target00” [root@dlp ~]#  vgcreate -s 32M vg_target00 /dev/sdb1  Volume group “vg_target00” successfully created # create a logical volume named “lv_target00” [root@dlp ~]# lvcreate -L 80G ...(Read More)

DevOps User Stories

These are common user stories related to DevOps that were discussed in a LinkedIn discussion here.  I have repeated them in this post for my convenience and to make them a little more readable.   Some I agree should be on the list and others I’m not quite sure about.  Please refer to the original thread for details. Developer As a developer, when starting with a new company, I want to be able to be ...(Read More)