PLUG MyDNS Meeting

That’s right, Wednesday is “PLUG”:plug already. Mark Lehrer has offered to give a presentation about the “MyDNS”:my system. This will be a very informative discussion show how “United Online”:uol uses “MyDNS”:my to provide and easy, powerful DNS solution for an extremely *large* number of customers.

You’ll see:
* Real life administration
* Replication configurations
* When to use or not to use mydns
* How to use “MyDNS”:my with other DNS servers

United Online is providing the facilities, same location as last month, direction can be found on the “PLUG”:plug website. Wednesday, 7:30 PM (following the Perl Mongers group).

[my]http://mydns.bboy.net/
[plug]http://www.plug.org/
[uol]http://www.untd.com/

Deals

For those geeks like me that like to buy hardware at a discount, there are a couple of good ones at staples this week:

* Staples branded (relabled Imation) DVD-R (or +), 16x 50 pack for $7.98
** limit two, so bring friends or go back if you run through them like me
* Maxtor 200gb PATA drive for $49 after 1 internet rebate
** did this last time they had it, rebate in 3 weeks
* WD 250gb External drive $89, 1 rebate

Not bad if you’re looking for that stuff.