Deploying Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx via Linode API

Tag: , — April 30, 2010 @ 2:14 pm Comments 3

Ubuntu has just released their latest LTS, 10.4 “Lucid Lynx” today, and immediately Linode made it as an available distribution for deployment. Definitely kudos to team Linode there. I have actually been holding onto creating a new VPS (to run git + back trackers for some of my projects) because of pending release of Ubuntu […]

Ubuntu Server Upgrade to 8.04 Hardy Heron

Tag: , — April 30, 2008 @ 7:30 am Comments 7

First of all I have to confess that I have been very busy over the last months or two and have not really been motivated to write. I have a few other projects happening at the same time — at work, at home, at church and at my other websites, and I apologise for neglecting […]

Switched From Gentoo to Ubuntu

Tag: , , — March 6, 2008 @ 1:12 am Comments 10

SliceHost 3-Way-Handshake Podcast Episode 8 — over 80% of Slice at SliceHost runs on Debian-based distributions (Debian, Ubuntu), verses around 5.5% for Gentoo. RPM-based distributions (CentOS, Fedora, etc) is a bit bigger but simply does not compare with overwhelming domination of Debian-based distributions. Over the last 3-4 months I have also gradually moved my Gentoo […]

Time to try Ubuntu?

Tag: , — October 27, 2006 @ 11:55 am Comments 5

I originally commented on Isabel Wang’s blog post on Ubuntu Linux and dedicated server providers, but somehow the comment disappeared. Hopefully it is not censorship in place :) So I am gathering my thoughts again, and will put them here. I am a long time Gentoo Linux man, which is not hard to figure out […]