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Monthly Archive for March, 2016

ASRock Rack C2550D4I motherboard

I wanted a new Avoton motherboard for my OpenIndiana home NAS with lots of on-board SATA so I could use the PCIe slot for a 10-gigabit NIC. I needed seven SATA ports, six for the data disks and one for the OS drive. The standard mini-ITX configuration seems to max out at six, and I […]

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  The Anaconda 19 (now v21) installer in RHEL 7 / CentOS 7 is a great improvement over Anaconda 13 that was used in CentOS 6. Among other fixes it was completely overhauled along the way. One thing lacking in CentOS 6 was the ability to perform an automatic kickstart installation over an IPv6-only network. […]

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