Episode 248

Migrating a Network and a NAS


August 31st, 2021

56 mins 21 secs

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About this Episode

Patrick Emerson, director of IT from New Springs Church joins us to talk about their migration from their proprietary walled garden network and storage, to free and open source options.

-- During The Show --

00:55 VPS that accepts physical cash? - Charlie Brown
  • Host that accepts cypto currency
  • Pre-paid credit card
05:30 User Responds to Ventoy - Chris
09:50 Firefox Audio Response - Cory
  • restart in safe mode (no need to disable add-ons)
11:30 Firefox Audio Feedback - Matthew
  • CLI Command: flatpak install org.freedesktop.Platform.ffmpeg-full/x86_64/20.08
12:20 Managing Documents Response - Jordan
14:40 Pick of the Week
15:50 Kodi / LibreElec Available
24:25 Kernel 5.14 Released
  • Secret Memory Areas
  • Hot-Unplug AMD Radeon Cards
  • New/Improved Hardware Support
    • Xbox One Controller
    • RaspberryPi 400
    • Dell Hardware Kill-Switches
  • Low Latency USB driver
  • OMG Ubuntu
26:10 Patrick Emerson Interview
  • Director of IT
  • 5,000-7,000 Attendees
  • New Spring
  • Came into everything falling apart
  • Sophos router was undocumented and out of date
  • Sophos wanted $300/hr to help
  • 1.4 TB of video created per week
  • Typical weeks work
  • Screenly
  • Bought 2 PFSense routers
  • D-Day (things fell apart)
  • Sophos freaked out and died
  • Have someone looking over your shoulder to double check things
  • Windows requires DHCP relay to be turned on when being used as a DHCP server
  • Add a "uknown to internet allow" rule
  • PFSense and OPNSense UI make networking clear
  • Future network planning
  • Dell Servers with direct access to the drives
  • IX Systems
  • 45 Drives

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