Improved Globus Endpoint Setup

Overview Several aspects of my previous article on a “Quick Globus Endpoint Setup” are now deprecated. Thus, the following quick procedure has been tested on CentOS/RHEL 7.x with success. PLEASE NOTE: It is important to install “yum-plugin-priorities” so that the myproxy-server compatible setup/version is installed to work in-concert with Globus. If you install myproxy-server from Read More …

Moving a Gitlab Repo

If you want to move a repository from one Gitlab instance to one on another server, the following works well (make sure you create an empty repo on the new Gitlab instance, and make sure the name is different): git clone git@my.gitlab-server.com/someRepo.git someRepocd someRepogit remote add someRepo2 git@my.other-gitlab.com/someRepo2.gitgit push someRepo2 mastergit remote set-url someRepo2 git@my.other-gitlab.com/someRepo2.git Read More …

Download Speeds on Linux

System Speed Testing For general speed tests of your connection from the command line, install the “speedtest-cli” python package via “pip”: pip install speedtest-cli Then simply run “speedtest-cli” from the command line. Current Download Speeds Because download speeds are a function of several factors, including the quality of your internet uplink, the speed of your Read More …