Midnight

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Midnight
Operating System: Debian Lenny
Hostname: ace.tardis.ed.ac.uk
IPv4: 193.62.81.1
IPv6: none
Hardware:
1U Sun v210 Sparc Architecture
Primary Services:
Router
Other Information:

Midnight has been put into service as the router from 29/10/10. Its internal dns was changed to ace in order to make the transition easier.

Disks

Midnight has 2x146GB Seagate Cheetahs, set up in RAID 1. Installing the system required a few tricks - the partitions had to start from the end of the disk, and the system needs to be rebooted during the install *before* setting up SILO in order to reload the partition information.