Clueless at the prompt

Linux! I don't know how it works anymore.

Lately, I have been putting a few hundred RHEL boxes into production and am finding it very difficult to do very simple things.

How do I make sense of the top output? How do I find out how many packets are being dropped because there is no listening socket? Which partition is mapped to which volume? How do I use “ip addr” commands? How do I detect disk/mem failures?

I bet I will have to relearn most things in another years time. Why cant things just stay the same???

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Shanker Balan is a devops and infrastructure freelancer with over 14 years of industry experience in large scale Internet systems. He is available for both short term and long term projects on contract. Please use the Contact Form for any enquiry.

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Shanker Balan is a devops and infrastructure freelancer with over 14 years of industry experience in large scale Internet systems. He is available for both short term and long term projects on contract. Please use the Contact Form for any enquiry.