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Back to the classics: rsync

If you haven't read my post about using RAID1 with an external USB drive, don't bother. I followed the steps as laid out in the guides that I had found, but a couple hours of wrestling with it ended Continue Reading

Timezone fun with MySQL and UTC

Since our company has timeclocks and users all over the country (and world, for that matter), we switched pretty early on to using UTC exclusively in the back-end. The views handle spitting out the Continue Reading