If a perl module is failing harmless tests and refuses to install, you can force it to with this snippet: perl -MCPAN -e “CPAN::Shell->force(qw(install IO::Socket::SSL));”
On a particular Cpanel box I occasionally receive the following when attempting to install or update any Perl module — whether initiated by myself or by Cpanel: Undefined subroutine &Compress::Zlib::gzopen The fix is to remove all traces of Compress:Zlib with the following command: rm -rf `find /usr/lib/perl5/ | grep Compress | grep Zlib` When this [...]
Convert a XenServer HVM domain to PV (paravirtual) and back again with this simple script.
If you want to be able to support alternative stream types (such as AACplus) using libshout-2.2.2, you’ll need a patch to add a ‘mime’ method. You can then manually set the mime-type for arbitrary stream types. I also included a minor change which sends ‘content-type’ headers to Shoutcast/ICY stream servers, which is required for Shoutcast [...]