Tips: Finding Huge Files on Linux

I tend to always need to find the huge log files that are filling up servers. One fast way is to use find and awk to list them in human readable form: find / -type f -size +20000k -exec ls -lh {} ; | awk ‘{ print $8 “: ” $5 }’ Int he above […]

Using Dropbox for SSH Key and Configuration Storage

I have been using the free 2GB Dropbox account to store my SSH keys for our servers. Along with my mutt and other configuration files. The best part of Dropbox on Linux is being able to symlink things into the Dropbox directory to allow me to have the same configurations on all the various computers […]