Tagged: Servers

Top-Level Domains

The New Top-Level Domains – Why I (kinda) Hate Them

When ICANN announced that the top-level domains available would finally get past the old .com, .net, .edu, .org (plus the national domain names like .ca, .uk, .cn, etc.) it seemed like it could be such a cool thing.  I mean, first, it can be terribly hard to find a domain name anymore.  In so many cases,...

Digital Ocean

Server Move

I’ve decided to join the 21st Century and move busymind.net to a virtual server in the cloud.  Specifically, after a bunch of experimentation, I chose Digital Ocean and set up an Ubuntu 12.04 and moved the site on Saturday.  I found it relatively painless, the server creation only took a minute, then about an hour...

Status Board Display

Panic Status Board – Postfix Queues for multiple servers – Graph

I have created a simple-ish plugin for tracking Postfix queues across multiple servers and displaying as a graph in Panic’s new Status Board app. There is a lot of room for improvement, but it’s a functional start!  If you see improvements that can be made, please let me know.  You can see the basic result...