Oh shit, there are no shuttles between SFO to SJC??

Uber would cost $120...

The BART + Caltrain + bus ride would take 3 hours...

I guess I'll take the hybrid route, which takes 2h and isn't exactly free: BART ($4.80) + Caltrain ($8.25) + Lyft ($18) = $30. Plus, this morning I paid $38 for the shuttle from Santa Rosa to SFO...

You gotta be rich to live without a car in the Bay Area ๐Ÿ™ƒ

Did you know that servers nowadays come with an embedded controller providing a web interface to view the console, control power and perform firmware upgrades?

But the HP iLO is special: it wants a license to unlock the remote console after POST ๐Ÿ–•๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ–•

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We have connectivity... and we can reach the management interface, so we can go home and start setting up services.

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One server done!

The second will have to wait until we get the PCIe-M.2 adapter, which should arrive on Monday.

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Racking has gotten easier with screwless rack rails.

Click! And you're done.

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Our servers will be hosted by Sonic, an ISP based in Santa Rosa, California.

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Next, OS installation.The new textual installer in Ubuntu 20.04 LTS looks neat, but it kept crashing at disk partitioning ๐Ÿคญ

We sent Canonical a couple of crash reports and found a workaround...

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After installing the ECC DDR4 and the NVMe drive, the first server passes POST and the memory test. ๐ŸŽ‰

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I bought two new servers for a non-profit called Sugar Labs, and I'm in Santa Rosa to set them up.

I wanted to visit friends in Oviedo, Spain and...

...the price graph of the flights looks like a piano keyboard! ๐Ÿ˜ฒ

Yes, you pay 3x the price if you fly on the bad days!

Hopefully, soon we'll have a whole fleet of Starships rolling out of the production facility.

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was moved out of the High Bay and parked next to , offering a rare view of twin Starships.

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Yesterday the road to Boca Chica was open, and I was able to walk around the launch facility:

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Note to self: next time the cop at the roadblock asks you "are you a SpaceX employee?", the right answer is "yes" ๐Ÿ˜ 

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I bought one of those scopes with a smartphone mount for bird watching... I've got a *huge* bird to watch! ๐Ÿค“

Knowing almost nothing about tele lenses, I ordered the cheapest product with a high user rating. And then I'll figure out whether I needed better optics.

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And this is the last footage I could take before SpaceX security finally noticed me and sent someone to tell me that I was "trespassing" and "videos are not allowed".

Well, I guess they don't watch YouTube ๐Ÿ˜‚

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The giant crane Frankenzilla towering over the Orbital Launch Tower.

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