[plug] kettle.plug.org.au down this weekend

Blake Munro blake.munro at gmail.com
Mon Jun 30 20:26:00 WST 2008

Hi Pat

Just wondering if you had any idea when kettle will be back up?

I currently get this:

blake at verve:~$ ping kettle.plug.org.au
PING kettle.plug.org.au ( 56(84) bytes of data.
>From shameless.plug.org.au ( icmp_seq=1 Destination Host
>From shameless.plug.org.au ( icmp_seq=2 Destination Host
>From shameless.plug.org.au ( icmp_seq=3 Destination Host

Blake Munro

2008/6/28 Patrick Coleman <blinken at gmail.com>:

> Hi all,
> Adon and myself are planning on shifting shameless (mail, web server),
> kettle (shell server), and nettle (something) across to the new server
> (un.plug.org.au) this weekend. This will fix the random crashes of all
> three servers (no more VIA EPIA motherboard) and will drastically
> increase the available horsepower on the shell server.
> The first part of this process is doing an inital sync of the data. We
> were hoping to do this while everything is running, but shameless is
> so underpowered it drops our SSH sessions during the copy. We're
> therefore going to turn off the two virtual machines (kettle and
> nettle) which should improve things.
> This means that the shell server will be down for most of the weekend.
> The website and mailing list will be fine, barring a few hours
> tomorrow to copy everything across and update the DNS. I'll let
> everyone know before we do this, though.
> If anyone needs the server up urgently, let me know, otherwise it'll
> be going down soon.
> Cheers,
> Patrick
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