Luke Rawlins

Linux Systems Administrator, specializing in Red Hat Linux, Ansible, and automation technologies. Dabbles in web design, and fancies himself some kind of Tech Blogger :)

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Putting it all together – Podman WordPress hosting

Time to hang the mission accomplished banners! This site is 100% powered by Podman containers! It’s been a long, hard road but we made it! Around 2 months ago, way back at the end of May, I said that I was going to migrate this site, along with the others I host into containers using …

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Upgrade to Fedora 32 – and figuring out containers with Podman!

Over the weekend I decided it was time to test the in-place upgrade on my Fedora 31 webserver to migrate over to Fedora 32. The process for in-place upgrades on Fedora is a fairly straightforward process and has been flawless ( at least in my experience) over the last few years. If you are thinking …

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Does Linux Need Antivirus?

Back in May of 2017, in the wake of the WannaCry ransomware episode, I published an article outlining the major security advantages that Linux has over other operating systems. I stand by each argument I presented back then, but recently I started to ask myself if anything has changed over the last few years that …

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Git with the program

TLDR; git is awesome. It will save you time, and headaches if you are working on automation. Recently I’ve put some serious effort into learning and using git for version control. Now, I know what you’re thinking…. probably something like “Just now learning git? Have you been living under a rock?”… I realize that I’m …

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