Category: Ubuntu

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS with fully encrypted ZFS root FS ? Yes, please!

Release notes state that ZFS on Linux is shipping with Ubuntu 20.04. Nice.

But encryption capability is not integrated into ubiquity – the graphical installer. OOB ZFS is not available with root FS encryption.

But making it work is super easy thanks to Sean Reifschneider who modified …


Installing yourls on Ubuntu 18.04 with MariaDB 10.1.x Uncaught PDOException: SQLSTATE[42000]: Syntax error or access violation: 1071 Specified key was too long; max key length is 767 bytes

Issue:
When installing yourls and clicking the INSTALL button under /admin/install.php you get a server Error 500 and the following error shows up in the log:

2018/12/08 21:22:10 [error] 21768#21768: *2 FastCGI sent in stderr: “PHP message: PHP Fatal error: Uncaught PDOException: SQLSTATE[42000]: Syntax error or access violation: 1071 Specified……