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Mounting the AWS Elastic File Store on Fedora

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Fedora now has the AWS Elastic File Store (EFS) mount helper available for Fedora 38 and newer releases! It chooses optimized NFS mount options for you and makes mounting and unmounting a breeze.

CoreOS as a pet

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CoreOS provides a fast track to running containers with a light weight immutable OS underneath. This doesn’t mean that you can’t keep it around as a pet instance. ๐Ÿ•

Fedora on Oracle Cloud

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Add a Fedora x86_64 or aarch64 image to Oracle Cloud and launch an instance. ๐Ÿš€

Monitor your AWS bill

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Nobody likes a surprise bill. Learn some ways to keep your AWS bill under control and avoid that end of the month panic. ๐Ÿ˜ฑ

Migrating to AWS CloudFront

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New experiences bring joy! After working with fun AWS CloudFront hacks at work this week, I decided to migrate this blog to AWS S3 and CloudFront. โ›…


Build a Tailscale exit node with firewalld

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Tailscale exit nodes allow you to route your traffic through nearly any system in your tailnet. Learn how to build an exit node using firewalld. ๐Ÿ•ณ๏ธ

Build a custom CentOS Stream 9 cloud image

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Learn how to customize a CentOS Stream 9 cloud image with the stuff you want and nothing that you don’t. ๐Ÿ“ฆ


Install Azure CLI on Fedora 35

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Provision services on Microsoft’s Azure CLI on Fedora 35. ๐Ÿ’™

Deploy Fedora CoreOS in Hetzner cloud

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Launch your containers on Fedora CoreOS instances in Hetzner cloud with a few workarounds. ๐Ÿš€


Build AWS images with Image Builder

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Build a customized image for AWS with Image Builder and use the built-in automatic uploader and importer.


Fedora 30 on Google Compute Engine

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Fedora 30 is a great Linux distribution for cloud platforms, but it needs a little work to perform well on Google Compute Engine.




A humble farewell to Seth Vidal

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I was shocked to see Robyn Bergeron’s email today about Seth Vidal’s passing.


Tracing a build through OpenStack Compute (Nova)

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My work at Rackspace has changed a bit in the last few weeks and I’ve shifted from managing a team of engineers to a full technical focus on OpenStack Nova.

Xen 4.1 on Fedora 15 with Linux 3.0

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If you haven’t noticed already, full Xen dom0 support was added in the Linux 3.