Author Archives: tozz

SSD Wear Leveling Indicator check

For our organization I wrote a script we use with Nagios to check SSD Wear Level for our Intel and Samsung SSDs. We use the output of the script to determine if an SSD needs replacement. It can be found … Continue reading

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Analog Mbit meter

I’ve picked up the idea of an analog megabit meter from Megabitmeter.de. Their talking about making a DIY kit, but the device is pretty simple. I decided not to wait and build one my own. This meter is basically an … Continue reading

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Muting Audio/Video Equipment

I’m a big fan of domotica, so I got myself a IRTrans module. This module connects to your Ethernet network and allows you to send/receive IR commands. This little gadget is hooked up to my HomeSeer computer. I also wrote … Continue reading

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PowerDNS AXFR broken with IPv6

Having IPv6 enabled on our nameservers, I’ve noticed that new domains where no longer slaved. We use PowerDNS’s supermaster feature for this, which basicly means it verifies NOTIFY messages against a list of ‘trusted masters’, if the sender address of … Continue reading

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Plesk & IPv6

The last few days I’ve been busy implementing IPv6 on some of our servers. Most software supports IPv6 out of the box like BIND, PowerDNS, Postfix, Apache, etc, etc. I’ve configured IPv6 on all of our machines and it all … Continue reading

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