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Using Git/GitHub for Linux configuration management

Create a public repository in GitHub    This command will clone your repository created on GitHub to your local directory my local directory For illustration purpose what we are going to do here is to use git to save the configuration files of Nginx proxy server. The file needs to be in git directory […]

Monitoring OpenvSwitch Ports

  tcpdump is a valuable tool for all network admins , when used with openvswitch this can be a cool combination.Monitoring of OVS cannot be done through normal tcpdump commands since it is a virtual port.I will brief about how to monitor ovs ports using tcpdump Create a monitoring port ovs-vsctl add-port <bridge-name> mon0 Add a Mirror port to replicate the traffic.