Tag Archive for Oops

Monitor your Mail server

So, recently I discovered that a handful of our user accounts had their passwords compromised.  Apparently this was from an outside source (maybe one of the many sites that have posted recently of hackers getting away with their databases).  We found this via the mail server. One of our users mentioned that they were getting…

Test your iSCSI paths

Ever since we moved to the paid version of VMware I had noticed some oddities in speed. Mostly in the backups from the VDR appliance. Sometimes a VM would backup in about 30 minutes, other times it would time out after 10 hours (i.e. it ran for 10 hours and then the backup window closed…

Ongoing data-loss with Lion

So I got an official response from the bug reporting team over at Apple about the Lion data-loss bug with non-local volumes (see here and here). There response was short and extremely unhelpful. Currently, if want to close and undo any changes, you must hit Cancel then Revert to Last Opened/Saved, or use Versions to…

Lion 10.7.2 Update

Well Apple released a 10.7.2 the other day.  It quietly “fixed” the data-loss bug that occurs on network (and other non-internal storage).  And by fixed I mean they mocked us entirely. So now doing the same test, I open an image off the file server in Preview and crop it, print it, and then try…