suddenly in-kernel communication between lxc containers gets erratic

we’re using LXC containers to host multiple workloads on the same physical servers. e.g. few instances of database servers running side-by-side. once in a while we end up with strange situation where tcp connections between containers running on the same physical server get torn down abruptly. in our case – this manifested e.g. by those …

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apache2 – redirect from http to https with some source-ip-based exceptions

i was migrating a server from http to https. while header-based redirect worked for most of the clients, for some – i had to allow for a transition period where some configuration / code had to be adjusted. here’s the config that responds with 302 redir to most of the http requests, but for those …

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