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I’m running a few servers, some of them have MySQL on it. Obviously some tables use InnoDB as the storage engine, which by default is not configured really well.
There is a web server, Apache, which all of a sudden started to die in a funny way. It did not die completely, just did not serve pages…
It happened that one hosted site had a sudden surge in visitor count and though the server was not brought to it’s knees completely page loading was very slow, basically the server was DOSed. It happened before that all of … Continue reading
If you’ve ever seen this when starting Apache apache2: Could not reliably determine the server’s fully qualified domain name, using <IP address> for ServerName then check is you have an entry in your /etc/hosts file for this IP address and … Continue reading