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Sysadministrivia

Sysadministrivia

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We podcast all things system administration/engineering/infosec, with a strong focus on GNU/Linux. We use F/OSS software whenever possible in the production of these podcasts. Please be sure to view our show notes on the site!

Latest Episodes

S5E20: "Social(ly Distanced) Network"

EWe talk about optimizations you can make to your home network for telecommuting/lockdowns. Paden wasn’t able to join us for this one. (Full shownotes at https://sysadministrivia.com/episodes/S5E20)

59 min1 w ago
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S5E20: "Social(ly Distanced) Network"

S5E19: "RAM it in Hardware"

EIn this episode, we delve deeper on the topic of hardware for servers – specifically, Jthan features a lengthy look into ECC RAM. I apologize if my audio seems a bit off in this one; I lost my local recording so we had to rely on Mumble’s recording! (Full shownotes at https://sysadministrivia.com/episodes/S5E19)

76 min3 w ago
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S5E19: "RAM it in Hardware"

S5E18: "Guided by Languages"

EIn this episode, we revisit sysops’ scripting languages (or rather, programming languages in general) and applying canonized best practices (regulations, specifications, guidelines, etc.). (Full shownotes at https://sysadministrivia.com/episodes/S5E18)

91 minOCT 26
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S5E18: "Guided by Languages"

S5E17: "X-Ray Specs"

EWe talk about hardware specifications and how to choose them properly. (Full shownotes at https://sysadministrivia.com/episodes/S5E17)

73 minOCT 12
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S5E17: "X-Ray Specs"

S5E16: "SLAPD-Happy"

EIn this episode we talk about how useful LDAP is. Also, check out our upcoming gamenights! At least one of them is actually for a good cause! (Full shownotes at https://sysadministrivia.com/episodes/S5E16)

81 minSEP 28
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S5E16: "SLAPD-Happy"

S5E15: "Writings on the WALL(1)"

EIn this episode, we make various predictions about the WORLD OF TOMORROW! (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aiwA0JrGfjA) (Full shownotes at https://sysadministrivia.com/episodes/S5E15)

78 minSEP 14
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S5E15: "Writings on the WALL(1)"

S5E14: "Self-Projection"

EIn this episode, we catch up on personal projects. (Full shownotes at https://sysadministrivia.com/episodes/S5E14)

69 minAUG 31
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S5E14: "Self-Projection"

S5E13: "Who Watches the Hypervisors?"

EWe talk about the issues present in trying to keep security, privacy, and integrity for data-at-rest on hardware that you don’t own. (Full shownotes at https://sysadministrivia.com/episodes/S5E13)

68 minAUG 17
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S5E13: "Who Watches the Hypervisors?"

S5E12: "Bad Developer! No Biscuit!"

EWe talk about really bad things developers use and why you oughtn’t use them. (Full shownotes at https://sysadministrivia.com/episodes/S5E12)

82 minAUG 3
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S5E12: "Bad Developer! No Biscuit!"

S5E11: "Quell Our Shorts"

EWe talk about QoS (Quality of Service)/rate-limiting and optimizing your network traffic before it hits The Tubes™. (Full shownotes at https://sysadministrivia.com/episodes/S5E11)

86 minJUL 20
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S5E11: "Quell Our Shorts"

Latest Episodes

S5E20: "Social(ly Distanced) Network"

EWe talk about optimizations you can make to your home network for telecommuting/lockdowns. Paden wasn’t able to join us for this one. (Full shownotes at https://sysadministrivia.com/episodes/S5E20)

59 min1 w ago
Comments
S5E20: "Social(ly Distanced) Network"

S5E19: "RAM it in Hardware"

EIn this episode, we delve deeper on the topic of hardware for servers – specifically, Jthan features a lengthy look into ECC RAM. I apologize if my audio seems a bit off in this one; I lost my local recording so we had to rely on Mumble’s recording! (Full shownotes at https://sysadministrivia.com/episodes/S5E19)

76 min3 w ago
Comments
S5E19: "RAM it in Hardware"

S5E18: "Guided by Languages"

EIn this episode, we revisit sysops’ scripting languages (or rather, programming languages in general) and applying canonized best practices (regulations, specifications, guidelines, etc.). (Full shownotes at https://sysadministrivia.com/episodes/S5E18)

91 minOCT 26
Comments
S5E18: "Guided by Languages"

S5E17: "X-Ray Specs"

EWe talk about hardware specifications and how to choose them properly. (Full shownotes at https://sysadministrivia.com/episodes/S5E17)

73 minOCT 12
Comments
S5E17: "X-Ray Specs"

S5E16: "SLAPD-Happy"

EIn this episode we talk about how useful LDAP is. Also, check out our upcoming gamenights! At least one of them is actually for a good cause! (Full shownotes at https://sysadministrivia.com/episodes/S5E16)

81 minSEP 28
Comments
S5E16: "SLAPD-Happy"

S5E15: "Writings on the WALL(1)"

EIn this episode, we make various predictions about the WORLD OF TOMORROW! (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aiwA0JrGfjA) (Full shownotes at https://sysadministrivia.com/episodes/S5E15)

78 minSEP 14
Comments
S5E15: "Writings on the WALL(1)"

S5E14: "Self-Projection"

EIn this episode, we catch up on personal projects. (Full shownotes at https://sysadministrivia.com/episodes/S5E14)

69 minAUG 31
Comments
S5E14: "Self-Projection"

S5E13: "Who Watches the Hypervisors?"

EWe talk about the issues present in trying to keep security, privacy, and integrity for data-at-rest on hardware that you don’t own. (Full shownotes at https://sysadministrivia.com/episodes/S5E13)

68 minAUG 17
Comments
S5E13: "Who Watches the Hypervisors?"

S5E12: "Bad Developer! No Biscuit!"

EWe talk about really bad things developers use and why you oughtn’t use them. (Full shownotes at https://sysadministrivia.com/episodes/S5E12)

82 minAUG 3
Comments
S5E12: "Bad Developer! No Biscuit!"

S5E11: "Quell Our Shorts"

EWe talk about QoS (Quality of Service)/rate-limiting and optimizing your network traffic before it hits The Tubes™. (Full shownotes at https://sysadministrivia.com/episodes/S5E11)

86 minJUL 20
Comments
S5E11: "Quell Our Shorts"
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