Archive for April 10th, 2012


By jbayer - Last updated: Tuesday, April 10, 2012

We’ve been using etckeeper lately to back up our /etc directories with a version control system..  I was dissatisfied with it because it was only designed to backup /etc or a specific directory.  It did not have the capability to backup multiple directories, such as /etc, /usr/local/etc, /var/bind I’ve been corresponding with the author, Joey […]


Installing the new Zabbix 2.0.0rc2

By jbayer - Last updated: Tuesday, April 10, 2012

I’ve taken my script for an automatic installation of Zabbix and modified it to install the 2.0.0rc2. It is designed to work with any RHEL5+, CentOS 5+, Scientific Linux 5+ or higher systems. It is best to start with a minimal install. It will download and install all necessary packages. I’ve developed a directory structure […]