This is inspired by a post on my Google+ stream from Pasi Ääpälä. I just wanted to create a quick demonstration video on how to save/redirect command output to the clipboard in Windows. [jwplayer config=”Custom Player” mediaid=”4986″]Read More How to Save Command Output to Clipboard in Windows
There is an article outlining how to help increase stability of your Chrome browser by making plugins Click to Play. This is good and dandy but what I’ve seen is that even after you allow a plugin (flash player in this case) to run, it remains loaded after you navigate away from the page or…Read More Chrome Click to Play Flash Player Bug?
SFTP Net Drive lets you create a virtual drive on your local computer that will expose the remote file system accessible via SFTP protocol. http://www.eldos.com/sftp-net-drive/ I have found this tool invaluable. It comes in handy when you want to work on development remotely and don’t want the hassle of setting up SAMBA between your mixed…Read More Access remote disk over net using SFTP protocol and map it to local drive letter – SFTP Net Drive
[stextbox id=info]Note: Remote Server Administration Tools for Windows 7 with SP1 can be installed ONLY on computers that are running the Enterprise, Professional, or Ultimate editions of Windows 7 or Windows 7 with SP1.[/stextbox] I like to manage as much as possible from my workstation. One thing I am constantly working with is ActiveDirectory. Windows…Read More How to Install Active Directory Management Tools on Windows 7
I’m working on an Excel spreadsheet (cheatsheet) that will allow for user input to calculate some of the following: Calculate IOPS, Usable Space, MB/s based on Number of Disks, Spindle Speed, RAID type and Read/Write Percentages. Calculate Number of Disks required for IOPs Calculate/Convert MB/s to IOPS Calculate/Convert IOPS to MB/s It also contains some basic…Read More RAID, IOPS, MBps and more Excel Cheat Sheet
I recently discovered a utility called fio that allows you to benchmark disk subsystem in Linux. Here are the results for this test. What is fio? fio is an I/O tool meant to be used both for benchmark and stress/hardware verification. It has support for 13 different types of I/O engines (sync, mmap, libaio, posixaio,…Read More Testing Disk in Linux using fio