right now experiencing a cartman-like feeling
going with the flow
Being oncall over the weekend. Things went pretty quiet. No big events besides few silly attacks (which our WAF handled fair enough) and some data management quickies.
Tuesday, 3 AM. I got the call. Went online, fixed the shit and now I was supposed to wait for OK signals. Since it was taking some time, I decided to apply some updates to one of my personal openvz servers. It seemed like the right time. So i fired it up…
[…] I totally noticed the message. It was there, in the console, staring at me. Some mumbling about conntrack being disabled by default from now on. And yet my sleepy brain decides to ignore it. It didn’t connect conntrack to nat and decided to act all newbie against my fate. Rebooting …
the what-the-fuck moment
Big beast. It takes 5 minutes to boot all that shitty hardware