Hello WordPress, my old friend

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I’ve come to talk with you again Because a vision softly creeping Left its seeds while I was sleeping And the vision that was planted in my brain Still remains Within the sound of silence Silence being me not posting for a while, but still having thoughts of complex ideas to post… I guess with […]

Taskomatic troubleshooting, systems always show available updates – Spacewalk 2.3 / Satellite 5.x

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Lately one of my projects at work is to get a patch management solution in place for our RHEL/CentOS Linux systems.  Since Red Hat’s Satellite product doesn’t manage CentOS systems, and because there is no easy method of configuring the pieces that Satellite 6 is based on, we decided to go with Spacewalk.  For longer […]

Running Linux commands on many servers at a time

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I’ve been busy at work lately… setting up a new patch process to include implementation, migration from our old, counter-intuitive system (apt on Red Hat servers, :|), so lots of registering systems with Spacewalk has been necessary (until we finish a Puppet module that is). During our regularly scheduled patching, we have to do blocks […]