ADRIAN’S BLOG

Ramblings of an IT geek

FreeNAS0 – Build 1

No, my Supermicro motherboard still hasn’t arrived, so I can’t really start the build, but I did manage to allay one of the fears I had about the internal WD drives.

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FreeNAS0 – Parts

They’ve started to arrive! Unfortunately, the motherboard that everything connects to isn’t going to arrive until around the 13 December, so I’ll just have a pile of parts in the corner of my office until it does!

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FreeNAS0

My new FreeNAS0 build started today, or at least the first few components were ordered online! I’ve been planning this for some months, so quite an exciting first step which I hope to complete before the end of the year!

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elementary OS 5 Juno

A long time ago, in a galaxy far far away… Well, maybe not quite that dramatic, but back in 2016 when I started this blog it was talking about installing Linux on an old MacBook Air. That turned out to be elementary OS 0.4.1 Loki, but earlier this year a new version of elementary OS was released – 5 Juno. Time to upgrade?

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Mattermost (aka APE Slack)

Until a few weeks ago, I’d never even heard of Mattermost, although I’ve enjoyed using Slack for a few work and personal projects.  In less than a couple of hours, I now have my own Slack-like server, running Mattermost!


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Nighthawk AX8 8-Stream WiFi6 Router (RAX80)

This really isn’t the blog I was expecting to be writing when I ordered this WiFi6 router online, but I’m quite pleased with the way things have turned out as I’ve solved my DHCP problem in the previous blog pretty cheaply!


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