If you’re running a high performance HAProxy setup, there are many tweaks and settings that you can benefit from. Some of these can be complex, but there are many that can quite easily increase your performance. We’ll give you some tips here to get that extra bit of performance you need!
I’ve written an article for Snapt on some tweaks that may be useful for you — HAProxy Performance Tweaks.
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This is the haproxy cipher list Snapt is most likely going to roll out next:
If you are using haproxy for SSL termination it’s a good idea to manually specify a cipher list to prevent attacks like BEAST, or other protocol weaknesses.
I’m now quite convinced that the best quality instant coffee (at least in South Africa) is Douwe Egberts Pure Gold. Below is the scale of instant coffee here –
- 10/10 – Douwe Eggberts
- 7/10 – Jacobs
- 5/10 – Nescafe
The other brands I really can’t be bothered to even rate. Anyway, if you like Jacobs or Nescafe you should definitely give Douwe Egberts a try.
I provide my dota 2 autoexec.cfg configuration file(s) publicly as they have several game and skill related improvements that make life better.
It’s now hosted at Github, but still free to use – https://github.com/dbfx/dota2-configs
This code snippet lets you hide things like API keys in a blur until the user hovers over them, while still allowing them to select and copy them.
text-shadow: 0 0 5px #000;
text-shadow:0 0 0;
If you have upgraded from an older install to Windows 8 (like many of us) you may find your Dragon Age II now crashes.
This is because it’s switched to Direct X 11, and your graphics card doesn’t have support.
Go to “Documents -> BioWare -> Dragon Age 2 -> Settings” and then edit DragonAge.ini
Find the line that says “UseDirectX11Renderer=1” and change it to “UseDirectX11Renderer=0”