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❤️er of Automation, AWS, DevOps, CI/CD, Python, Golang and Observability. Aussie living in the Netherlands. Principal Engineer at Coolblue.


  1. How to fix a Timeout Erorr while mounting a LUN in NetApp SnapDrive

    When you are trying to mount a LUN (by using Connect Disk) in SnapDrive, you may get an error saying: A timeout of 120 secs elapsed while waiting for volume arrival notification from the operating system. This generally occurs when you have created a LUN using the NetApp System Manager first, and then tried to connect to it in SnapDrive. The reason for this error message is that when SnapDrive is connecting to a disk,...…


  2. How To Run VirtualBox on WHS 2001 - Part 2

    Hello, The old hodgkins.net.au blog has been re-directed here. The VirtualBox article is out of date, but you can find a screenshot from the old article below. …


  3. How To Run VirtualBox on WHS 2001 - Part 1

    Hello, The old hodgkins.net.au blog has been re-directed here. The VirtualBox article is out of date, but you can find a screenshot from the old article below. …


  4. Enabling Serialized Hyper-V Virtual Machine Backups in DPM 2010 RC

    Hello, The old hodgkins.net.au blog has been re-directed here. The Enabling Serialized Hyper-V Virtual Machine Backups in DPM 2010 RC article is out of date, but you can find a screenshot from the old article below. The ListVMsOnClusterForDPM script is also available for download. …


  5. Resending Reporting Services Email Subscriptions When Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting Microsoft Reporting Services email subscriptions can be a pain. How many times have you created a new subscription a few minutes in advance and not received it, then you are unsure if you set the schedule time correctly, or if you pressed the save button, or if the fix you made to reporting services didn’t work? It’s a time consuming process, but thankfully, there is a better way. Instead, you can run some SQL...…