Solaris SMF Basics

SMF is the Solaris/OpenSolaris/Illumos Service Management Facility. It starts, monitors & restarts your services. It's the Solaris equivalent of doing what init, upstart and systemd do, but very clearly focused on starting processes, keeping them up and stopping them. It has quite a lot of small tools you…

Hey, we built an Ubuntu 14.04 GCE Image

We felt the need to have an Ubuntu 14.04 Image on Google Compute Engine. As it's not offically supported, we did what good guys do and built one ourselves. And because we are really nice, we shared all the recipes and even host a ready-to-use image. The build is…