Installing db2 9 express-c on a headless Ubuntu/Redhat (RHEL) box with db2setup and a response file

Ok, so after posting my summarized HOW TO guide on how to manually install and uninstall DB2 9 express-c via db2_install in a situation (headless) where you don’t have an X-Server available, nor forwarding, or you simply just want to install over SSH in a quick bind….via command line only, I received some great pointers […]

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Installing and uninstalling DB2 9 express c on a headless Ubuntu/Redhat (RHEL) box (i.e. from the command line)

I’ve used DB2 for years and it has proved to be a rock solid database, that is stable, performs well, has awesome features like HADR for high availability and with the Express-C edition you can use it for your own projects free of charge…..however …one of the frustrating things I have always found is that […]

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Review: MediaWiki

This is a review of the O’reilly “MediaWiki” book by Daniel J. Barrett I picked up this book mainly out of curiosity to learn more about the capabilities of this well known platform that Wikipedia is based. I’ve never deployed a wiki other than playing around with developing a Grails plugin which would provide some […]

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