Failed Boot Partition – LVM Series #3

This one is fairly straight forward. This is what you need to do if your boot partition should fail and you need to remount  the LVM logical partition in a new machine or once you’ve re-installed Ubuntu on a new boot partition.Make sure the HDDs are recognised.

Scan all disks for physical volumes:

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Enable Ubuntu root log in

Obligatory warning: Don’t do this! It is stupid! You will delete all your stuffs! You may die!Although most people will ‘tell you’ that it is stupid to enable and use the root account on your server, sometimes it is just really handy! When you are forst setting up your server and need to run a…

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Tech documentation, guides, etc

As a way of introduction, I plan to include some documentation and ‘how to guides’ in this blog. They will largely focus around my own home server set up or the stuff I’m messing about with on the Raspberry Pi.My server currently serves (no pun intended) a number of purposes including hosting my DVD collection,…

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First!

This is the obligatory first post.Planning on using this blog as a reference for my tech adventures (home server, raspberry pi, …), a place to record some thoughts on my on-going journey through Christianity, and also some random miscellaneous stuff…. hence the name.

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