Ghost container update: lessons learned

After two years of lazyness, my bad conscience has finally won: I have updated my ghost container. I have decided to rebease all containers on alpine — it is small, and it is based on musl instead of GNU libc. Ghost is first, other containers will follow. Data migration from…

An unexpected adventure: Updating a Sheevaplug to a new kernel

I'm the proud owner Sheevaplug, and for many years, it has been doing its duties faithfully, running Gentoo and serving music, git, svn, printers and many other useful things. This weekend, I finally decided to do a kernel update and replace my oldish 3.6.1 kernel with something more…