Just a note for myself to tune FreeBSD OS for better performance. Partitioning Every partition of the disk will required different usage. For example webserver needs a lot reading and database needs read and write. Beside that, /var is a…

php -v PHP 5.1.6 with Suhosin-Patch 0.9.6 (cli) (built: Nov 1 2006 11:37:21) Copyright (c) 1997-2006 The PHP Group Zend Engine v2.1.0, Copyright (c) 1998-2006 Zend Technologies php in free(): error: junk pointer, too high to make sense Abort (core…

Just found out FreeBSD Ports ported Suhosin. When you install php from port, you can either choose configure with Suhosin or no. PHP 5.1.6 with Suhosin-Patch 0.9.6 (cli) (built: Nov 1 2006 11:37:21) Copyright (c) 1997-2006 The PHP Group Zend…

Playing PgPool on a heavy load database server is fun. PgPool does connection caching and it also does database mirroring. Visit PgPool offical website to learn more about db miroring. I have done some stress test on my database server,…

I just tried FreeBSD Portsnap, another tools to maintain FreeBSD port tree. The result is rocking, update on the port tree is extremely fast, it may take some time when you first perform portsnap fetch, extract and update. The command…