l2c.pl – Lines to Columns

Here is a little perl script I wrote some time back for converting a text file’s contents from lines to columns. I’d like to present this script and then psuedo-challenge other visitors of this site to write a more efficient algorithm in the language of their choice. Unfortunately, any way (that I know of) for […]

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OpenGear CM4116 Review

I recently started paying more attention to the OpenGear CM4116 remote console server that was installed at my work before I arrived. Ever since I arrived, I thought of it as more of a pain than a useful tool. This was mostly because it was configured to provide only serial console access to servers and […]

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The Sysadmin’s Toolkit

Today, I present the system administrator’s toolkit. Well, not really today because this is an old post (circa 2006) that I’ve moved over from the previous version of the site, but let’s pretend that today really is today. This is a compilation of the junk that I have accumulated as part of my own personal […]

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