Preventing a server melt-down and saving resources: Block all Shit bot

Oct 11th, 2012 | By

Alright, I woke up today to a load average of 75.. Seventy-fucking-FIVE.  I didn’t even know that shit was possible and I’m pretty sure the guys at the DC were probably roasting marshmellows over my glowing box.  I couldn’t believe it so into my server I went, waiting 5 minuets for every command I typed
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Another amazing wordpress plugin: Advanced Editor

Oct 10th, 2012 | By

For anyone who’s doing any work in the CSS or php files of wordpress this one is a must, I’m just shocked at how long it took me to find it.  The main reason I stumbled open it was that I was looking for a way to display the line numbers in my editor as
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Why is my jpg so big?

Oct 8th, 2012 | By

Ran into a funny little problem today as I was exporting a jpg file GIMP: It was fricken huge, relatively speaking.  This was a 4×80 image and it was 6.8kb.  It made no sense for this to be any larger than 600-800bytes but for some reason it would not come down to less than 10
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Cannot remove nvidia package because of No diversion ‘diversion ?

Oct 1st, 2012 | By

Got this error today: Fetched 1,845 kB in 2s (853 kB/s) (Reading database … 213548 files and directories currently installed.) Removing libgl1-nvidia-alternatives … No diversion ‘diversion of /usr/lib/ to /usr/lib/nvidia/diversions/ by libgl1-nvidia-alternatives’, none removed. Removing ‘diversion of /usr/lib/ to /usr/lib/nvidia/diversions/ by libgl1-nvidia-alternatives’ dpkg-divert: rename involves overwriting `/usr/lib/′ with different file `/usr/lib/nvidia/diversions/′, not allowed dpkg: error
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