An extremely frustrating Apache error – uploads failing silently at exactly 20 seconds

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RequestReadTimeout header=300-360,MinRate=500 body=300-360,MinRate=500 The above block of text took hours to find, and nearly drove me crazy. I’ve been working on getting file uploads to work on an AWS PHP application sitting behind an Application Load Balancer, and we simply could not figure out the issue. At first, we investigated PHP settings like post_max_size, upload_max_filesize, […]

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 […]