Update a Kubernetes Deployment

Updating a kubernetes deployment Most of the instructions are here: Updating a Deployment. Also looking over: Kubernetes - Rolling updates with deployment Deploying and Updating Apps with Kubernetes It looks like there are multiple approaches to doing a rolling update. I will talk about...

Install Guacamole on Docker

Apache Guacamole From their home page: Apache Guacamole is a clientless remote desktop gateway. It’s pretty cool, you can configure RDP, SSH, or VNC connections in guacamole and then from a browser you can connect to any of the configured connections. Deploy Guacamole in Docker...

Installing Heapster for Kubernetes

Heapster Heapster monitors the kubernetes cluster, more information on it is available here. Deploy Heapster There are some good example of the deployment here: How to Utilize the “Heapster + InfluxDB + Grafana” Stack in Kubernetes for Monitoring Pods Run Heapster in a Kubernetes...

Deploy Kuberbetes with kubeadm on Ubuntu 16.04

kubeadm After manually deploying kubernetes on my CoreOS machine, I decided to try out some of the tools that facilitate the kuberbetes deployment. The one that stood out the most to me was kubeadm. So let’s give it a shot. Install kubeadm Most of the instructions...

Manually Deploy Kubernetes on CoreOS

Deploying Kubernetes 1.5.x on CoreOS I started out with an older version of CoreOS and just kept updating it. I also had an old version of etcd (version 2) and newer versions of Kubernetes required etcd3. So at first I decided to deploy an older version of kubernetes. There...

ESXi 6.5 Passthrough Video Card/GPU to Plex VM

Hardware Acceleration with Plex So I ran into Using Hardware-Accelerated Streaming post from plex. And I found it intriguing, but then I saw this section in the post: Can I use Hardware-Accelerated Streaming inside of a virtual machine? Hardware-Acceleration Streaming is not currently possible inside of virtual...

Run Script Before Shutdown with VMware Tools

As a continuation of my efforts from my previous post about VirtualBox with VMware, I wanted the VM to be part of auto power on and off process. After I enabled the setting on the VM (Automating the process of starting and stopping virtual machines on VMware ESX\ESXi...

Creating a Launchd Plist for jackd

Moc with Homebrew When you install moc with homebrew (brew install moc) you will see the following message: To have launchd start jack now and restart at login: brew services start jack Or, if you don't want/need a background service you can just run: jackd...

Creating a VIB to modify a Firewall Rule on an ESXi Host

ESXi Logstash Example I ran into these filter examples for ESXi logs with logstash: Grok ESXi 5.x Pattern (for Logstash) (including puppet format with special escaping!) sof-elk So I decided to implement that. First I created the custom config on the logstash side: <div...

ESXi 6.5 on HP Z2 Mini G3 with Intel I219-V NIC

ESXi 6.5 On HP Z2 Mini G3 I ended up installing ESXi 6.5 on the HP Z2 Mini G3 and it actually worked out without any major issues: [root@hp:~] esxcli hardware platform get Platform Information UUID: 0x24 0x98 Product Name: HP Z2 Mini G3 Workstation Vendor...