Month: September 2011

  • Books: Holiday reading

    I’m going on a little holiday soon and so want to take a number of books to read. I’m tempted to buy: Terry Pratchett: Snuff: Discworld Novel 39 Andy McNab: Zero Hour (Nick Stone 13) Andy McNab: Dead Centre Tess Gerritsen: The Silent Girl Mo Hayder: Gone (Jack Caffery Thriller) Eoin Colfer: And Another Thing […]

  • Varnish: Unable to start: SHMFILE owned by running…

    If, when trying to start the Varnish reverse proxy server, you receive an error message such as: [root@internet634.fbi.gov ]#/usr/sbin/varnishd -d -f /etc/varnish/default.vcl GeoIP plugin loaded successfully. storage_file: filename: ./varnish.8QhQpI size 4208 MB. SHMFILE owned by running varnishd master (pid=2451) (Use unique -n arguments if you want multiple instances.) but “ps auxwww | grep 2451” doesn’t […]