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(random) 503 errors with varnish

If you’re getting 503 errors when using varnish and everything works fine without varnish, then you may run in to the max-header-lines limit. When looking at the output of varnishlog you might see errors like this when fetching the page from the backend: FetchError   c http first read error: -2 0 (No error recorded) […]

Posted on May 21, 2012 at 20:06 by alex · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Getting the lirc_nct677 module to work on ION330 with (ubuntu) kernel 2.6.32-23+

Due to a change in the lirc_dev module the LIRC driver module provided by ASRock will no longer compile / install (depending on your approach) on ubuntu kernels that came with a recent update for ubuntu 10.40. Compiling the module via dkms might give errors like: error: ‘struct irctl’ has no member named ‘lock’ […]

Posted on July 3, 2010 at 16:12 by alex · Permalink · 60 Comments
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Webdav and multiviews

Fortunately the excellent KeePass password manager has the ability to store its database on a webdrive. However, since version 2.09 KeePass changed the way it saves files to such a webdrive.  Instead of just saving over the old file it first creates a .tmp file that it moves to the real file after a successful […]

Posted on November 29, 2009 at 20:37 by alex · Permalink · 2 Comments
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