This software stack is based on This Beta Server hardware built for the Educational_Blogger_Project .
The following topics are covered
- Device layout
- RAID and Logical Volume Mirror
- Operating System considerations
- Middleware (web server, database, etc.)
- Additional Utilities
Based on the hardware, the following devices are available:
- CD/DVD Burner
/dev/hda (it is in the Primary/Master position on the first EIDE cable) /dev/cdrom (many operating systems use this) /dev/dvd (and this) /dev/dvdrw (and this)
- SATA disks
/dev/sda (this is drive 1) /dev/sdb (this is drive 2)
- USB keys or external drives
/dev/sdf for the drive itself /dev/sdf1 (for the VFAT file system usually on it)
- Ethernet Network Interface cards
eth0, eth1 and eth2 seemed to be assigned to the one motherboard connector and two PCI cards differently between operating systems. I will need to track down the MAC addresses to keep them straight.