Tag: Aws

Getting back to Skeddly

So recently I decided to get back into looking after my AWS resources a bit. Why? It was a mess of old images, servers, etc and while I wasn’t paying much for them, it was still confusing clutter. In case my AWS region/zone falls over, to ensure I have key server images stored elsewhere in…
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2022-02-06 0

A Duh moment with DNS

So recently Amazon told me our database server version is deprecated and we’ll soon need to upgrade. No problem, spin up a test server from a snapshot, test and when happy rename the test database server to the live name, right? No. Amazon do not let you restore a snapshot into an existing instance, and…
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2017-03-10 0