Tag: centos

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Adding Additional Storage for Docker

NOTE: I added an additional 128G disk via VMware which is seen as: /dev/sdb I created (1) 25G partition to be allocated for the /var/log/ciena partition # fdisk -l Disk /dev/sdb: 134.2 GB, 134217728000 bytes, 262144000 sectors Units = sectors of 1 * 512 = 512 bytes Sector size (logical/physical): 512 bytes / 512 bytes…
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Nginx for SSL Termination to Varnish & Apache Backend with WordPress

System Architecture for Scaling Virtual Environment All traffic should have ssl certs installed for each domain at nginx level.  Nginx is configured as ssl proxy only.  Certs are provided by Let’s Encrypt unless otherwise needed for other purposes. (non-secure) Varnish (80) –> Apache (8080) –> Redis –> MariaDB (secure) Nginx (as ssl proxy) (443) –>…
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MariaDB 10.1 CentOS 7 Fails to Start Using New Disk or Data Location

If you changed your data location for mysql / mariadb, using a new disk and get an error like this after a start or restart: # systemctl start mariadb Job for mariadb.service failed because the control process exited with error code. See “systemctl status mariadb.service” and “journalctl -xe” for details. Here’s the extended status: #…
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