Month: <span>March 2006</span>

Upgrading from FreeBSD 5.2 to 5.5 (RELENG_5)

I’ve been putting off upgrading my remotely hosted server from FreeBSD 5.2.1 for a while now, but after I started getting random problems I decided I had to move forward. To start with there were a few reasons putting me off doing the upgrade: From version 5.3 of FreeBSD vinum was pretty much broken, so I’d need to switch to …


My first post

So, yet another blog. Given that there are more bloggers than blog readers one might have thought another blog would be largely pointless. They’re probably right. However, my intention is not to write an uninteresting blog about what I saw on television last night, what colour the sky is on my planet, or whether I prefer my toast with or …