Still to-do on new Navi:
- See if I can't get virus scanning and spam checking to work--one or the other caused the system to enter a death spiral which took an hour to correct. (The highest load average I saw was around 150, but I spent a very long time after I closed top trying to kill various problem processes, then to get to runlevel 1, then to get to runlevel 6, then...)
- Formally decommission the old hard drives, remove them from that machine, hook them up in the new server, create a pair of RAID partitions with them and a portion of the big drive I've set aside, and move /var/www and /var/mysql over to them.
- Enable grsecurity learning mode and let it figure out what the server's security settings should be.
In almost completely unrelated news...
My brother tends to talk in his sleep. If he starts talking, you can actually ask a question and he'll answer it, apparently in the context of whatever he's dreaming about.
Well, he fell asleep on the couch I sit at to use the server's console while watching ROTK. So as I was working, I really shouldn't've been surprised when...
Him: ...doesn't matter which hand she used...Like I said, I shouldn't have been surprised.
Him: It doesn't matter which hand she used.
Me: To do what?
Him: To kill them.
Me: Who is she?