Are your Steam downloads slow? Fixit fixit fixit!

Posted by - 5th September 2014

Well colour my face egg-white. I was complaining a bunch about Steam downloading slowly and it turns out there’s an easy fix if it’s on  Steam’s end and not your own. Now I’m guessing everyone and their dog knows how to solve this but in case you don’t know I thought I’d chuck up a little thing

Dynamic backend servers with Varnish 3.0

Posted by - 12th August 2013

Note:  This only works in Varnish 3 – Varnish 4 removed the DNS director and we’ll have to wait on a VMOD or make one ourselves to get this working in version 4! Let’s say you’re wanting to host multiple websites on multiple backend servers and you want a single caching reverse proxy in front

Install git from source on Centos 6

Posted by - 25th February 2013

Just want the latest version of git but CentOS 6 doesn’t provide it using yum? Personally I needed this to install the completely awesome GitList Quick note – If you’re here because you need to just install git you probably just want yum install git! Before you start on this you should probably know that