Recovering files from broken Raspberry Pi – Part 1

December 5, 2017 Matt Thornton 0

I have a Raspberry Pi 3 which serves solely as a MySQL server. It does have an important (production-esque) purpose but despite that… I didn’t have it backed up properly. Oops. So when it spectacularly died the other day, and, um… production things… stopped productioning… I worried a little. Well […]

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Chaining Powershell commands – now with email alerts

December 5, 2017 Matt Thornton 0

I recently talked about some simple functionality to chain Powershell commands together so that you can time long-running processes. I decided to take this concept a little further so that Powershell will send email messages at start and finish so I don’t need to keep checking for when a long-running […]