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So… Where’s Chuck this past Weekend?

Filming Fast & Furious 7… Note: The car is what we call a Combi in Peru, which is a form of public transportation. While I didn’t create the FF7 original pic, it is mock to peruvian combi drivers because those are one of the most reckless drivers in the world.

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Getting Started with MAAS and Juju: MAAS Overview

For a while, I have been wanting to write about MAAS and how it can easily deploy workloads (specially OpenStack) with Juju, and the time has finally come. This will be the first of a series of posts where I’ll provide an Overview of how to quickly get started with MAAS and Juju. What is […]

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Arequipa – Peru

I just wanted to share a few pics I was sent of the Volcano & my hometown… enjoy!

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PowerNap Improvements session at UDS-O

After the success of the improvements of PowerNap in Ubuntu Natty 11.04, we will be having another session st UDS-O Thursday the 12th at 15:00. In this session we will discuss the following: Second Stage action when running in PowerSave mode. Support for port-ranges in Network Monitors Changing the polling monitoring system to an event […]

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HA Cluster Stack Session at UDS-O

Thursday the 12th at noon we will be having the HA Cluster Stack session. In the session we will discuss the following: Discuss the adoption of new upstream releases of the HA Cluster Stack to include in Oneiric in preparation for the next Ubuntu LTS release. Finish up work items from previous sessions (mainly documentation). […]

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Server Team 20110412 meeting minutes

Here are the minutes of the server team meeting. They can also be found online with the irc log here. === Meeting Actions ==== No actions. ==== Review ACTION points from previous meeting ==== Daviey to submit UDS-O topic for translations and docs Talked to David P. about it and agreed to participate in the UDS-O session. […]

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Cancer or AIDS?

Don’t worry, I don’t have the sickness nor I desire it to anyone (Knock on wood). This post represents my thoughts on the recent presidential elections held in Peru.  I’m not gonna go into much detail but rather give a brief overview of how I see things in my country. Also, I apologize if the […]

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PowerNap Improvements for Natty

For all of those who don’t know, “PowerNap is a screen saver for servers except it doesn’t save your screen, it saves the environment and lowers your energy bill.” Dustin Kirkland :). PowerNap was originally created by Dustin to be integrated with (UEC), but it has been extended for Home use. Originally, it put to sleep machines […]

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UPDATE: Dual External Monitors with Laptop

Currently, I connect my laptop to a 22-inch TV. I do this using HDMI. But, I’m now planning to get two 22-inch LCD monitors. However, I was wondering how can I connect the two external monitors to my laptop to independent screens. I was reading online that getting a DualHead2Go device would be one of […]

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UPDATE 2 (Semi-fix): HDMI Issues with Maverick

So, today I tried to connect my laptop to the TV using HDMI. Surprisingly, it does not work correctly. The image in the TV comes for a couple of seconds and then goes again for a few more seconds, and the process repeats. Any ideas of what might be going wrong? (It is not cable […]

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