Merry Christmas!

A little late perhaps, but Merry Christmas to everyone! I was going to change the site to a Christmas theme but my CSS is messy and I’m lazy :) My Christmas sure was good. Corey got me a PS3! And we got a lot of nice things as well from …

CHANGE MASTER does really what it says

So recently I found myself making a critical assumption that was incorrect and thought I would share in hopes that other people don’t make the same mistake I did. I had helped a customer (who shall remain nameless) setup multi-master replication as a means for fail-over. Well, their network configuration …

Dog + Skunk = 10th Circle of Hell

So last night I had my first run in with what skunks really smell like. At about 2am, Chaucer (our dog) wanted to go outside for his midnight poop (he’s old, it happens). So Corey went to go let him out, only to find a skunk right on our back …