Linode Rocks (and Thanks for All The Fish)

Tag: , , — October 23, 2010 @ 9:50 pm

This year has really been hectic thus lack of posts here. This will be a short post as well as I aimed to finish my tax matter this weekend (for Australia, personal tax return is due at end of October each year). It basically details some of the changes I had with my hosting arrangements […]

MemcachePool::get() Server failed with: Network timeout – Possible Fixes

Tag: , — October 21, 2010 @ 6:40 pm

Migrated my busy PHP/Drupal website last night from one VPS hosting provider to another. In the process I am also upgrading the operating system from Debian 5 “Lenny” to Ubuntu 10.04 “Lucid Lynx”. A bad move especially when I have not tested the new platform thoroughly — with new stacks such as MySQL 5.1 (from […]