[kaffe] Server downtime
jim at kaffe.org
Tue Aug 17 10:30:53 PDT 2004
I apologize for the server downtime - it's back up now after I drove to
It appears it was a system administration problem - I think all the
nameservers in /etc/resolv.conf had long since gone away. I also had a
strange issue which was preventing console logins. I reinstalled a few
packages, and the problem seems to have gone away.
I was somewhat concerned that the server may have been compromised, but
I couldn't find any evidence of that (eg. testing with chkrootkit).
It's probably worth keeping an eye out anyways in case I missed something.
The good news out of all of this is that I had an extra 512MB DDR SDRAM
that I stuck in the server, so it now should be more responsive.
I'm planning on upgrading the server shortly so I can use it for some
additional projects, for example, sharing some resources with the
If you see anything strange, send me a note.
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