By: Muhammad Sharfuddin

May 6, 2009 5:07 pm

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Auto Mounting an Unpartitioned iSCSI LUN at System Startup

by Muhammad Sharfuddin Audience Administrators who know how to manually edit the /etc/fstab file, and create a file system(reiserfs, ext3) manually from the command line utility(mkfs.reiserfs / mkfs.ext3 etc), and also know how to configure the iSCSI initiator and target properly. Pre-reqs an iSCSI target configured (in my example I have configured a […]

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By: Muhammad Sharfuddin

August 30, 2007 1:33 pm

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Lock, Stock and Barrel: Moving SUSE Linux Enterprise to a new Machine

By Muhammad Sharfuddin Problem: You installed SUSE Enterprise Linux on a machine named "system1" and you want to move the hard drive (that contains SUSE, and all the software) of system1 to another machine named "system2"... but system1 and system2 don't have identical/same motherboards.. say e.g system1 has intel motherboard while system2 […]

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By: Muhammad Sharfuddin

May 29, 2007 4:37 pm

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Renaming a NIC

by Muhammad Sharfuddin Problem: Say you have installed two NICs in your system e.g. eth0 and eth1 and sometime later you removed one of the nics from your machine, say, eth0. Now you want to access the remaining nic, eth1, as eth0, or you want to simply name the existing nic (i.e. eth1) […]

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