The Ghost of Mark, the UNIX sysadm … Deleting users!

Back in the golden age of podcasting, Friends in Tech, a production company for podcasts, produced a few specials for some holidays.  The first two of which, released Halloween 2005 and 2006, were The Server Room or Horrors and The Server Room of Horrors 2006. I present them here for your listening pleasure.   Server Room …

Secrets to Career Success

Having had a pretty successful career, I’m often asked what the secret to my success is. Historically, I would attribute it to 3 things: Hard Work – the cornerstone of any success Doing something you love – if you can’t stand you job, you’ll fail Doing something you can actually do – no sense being …

Announcing the Metal on Metal Preservation Project

Later this year, for the 35th anniversary of the Metal on Metal radio show, I will, finally by great demand, release anvil.sh, a special version of the program I created to record and archive it. This special release is explicitly designed for the Raspberry Pi computer, and Amazon Lightsail Ubuntu server instances.   To go along …

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