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ZFS compression is so good that it cost me 2 hours


So we have this build machine (build0) where we build FreeBSD in Jails and then we mount the src and obj dirs via NFS or we sync them using rsync to destinations so we can run make installworld on not-so-powerful servers.…
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Techlife Crisis


This is another migration story, like the one that I wrote back in 2020.…
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Wrong Indicators


Bryan Cantrill has this amazing talk about debugging where he tells the story of Three Mile Island.…
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2021 Retrospective


Lately Rubenerd blogged about Reading people’s blog archives and I remembered that I used to do that when I had nothing better to do.…
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WireGuard "dynamic" routing on FreeBSD


I originally wrote about this on my Armenian blog when ISPs started blocking DNS queries during and after the war.…
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Car accident and pain


So I had a car accident two weeks ago and like any sane person my first action was to tweet about it.…
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VoidLinux in FreeBSD Jail; with init


Two important things happened this week for me. First, Faraz asked me if I can rename my Jail manager to something other than Jailio because he got that domain for his Jailer manager already.…
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Linux is dead, long-live Docker monoculture


Full Discloser: While reading this blog post, please put yourself in my shoes.…
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Comments are back


When I started blogging 8 years ago I used WordPress. One of its features was comments.…
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The long awaited vacation


It’s finally here and I cannot believe it. I’ve been waiting for this for a long-long time.…
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