If you want to connect to MySQL from any device in your network that isn’t on localhost, then you may encounter an error: MySQL error: Could not connect to any of the specified hosts Bear in mind that e.g., a PHP web app or phpmyadmin will continue to work, since […]
This is the second part of a guide on recovering MySQL data from a broken Raspberry Pi. Part 1: Rebuild the Raspberry Pi Part 2: Recover the MySQL data and restore to the new environment. With a newly functional Raspberry Pi, it was now time to try and recover MySQL […]
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 […]
Just saw an ad offering to help me block ads. There’s something prophetic about this. The ‘zero sum’ from the Matrix, if you will.
Conversation with my wife: Me: Have you got ads showing up in your Facebook Messenger conversations? Wife: No. Why? Me: Well, I’ve got one here… “Jan’s fitness studio” Wife (what she should have said): Well you could do with losing a few pounds. Wife (what she actually said): Well, you […]
I was talking the other day about routes to splitting a large SharePoint content database in to multiple chunks. I was aghast to find that my route – to restore a content DB, clear out unneeded stuff, then backup-SPSite the site collection and then restore-SPsite it to the target location […]