<3 Linode.

lish is the ssh-based lights-out admin console for a Linode virtual server.

[rich@dallas64 lish]# cake
Devil's Food Cake - tasaro's office desktop
* 3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa                   * 1 1/4 tsp baking soda
* 1 1/3 cups granulated sugar                 * 1 teaspoon salt
* 1 1/4 cups milk, scalded                    * 2/3 cup shortening
* 1 1/4 teaspoons vanilla extract             * 3 eggs
* 2 cups cake flour, sifted or stirred before measuring

  Grease two 9-inch layer cake pans and line bottoms with wax paper.
Grease wax paper. Sift the cocoa with 1/3 cup sugar; pour into the
milk gradually; stir until well blended. Set aside to cool. Sift
together flour, remaining 1 cup sugar, soda, and salt. Add
shortening and half of the cooled cocoa and milk mixture. Beat at
medium speed of an electric hand-held mixer. Add eggs, vanilla, and
remaining cocoa and milk mixture. continue beating for about 2
minutes, scraping bowl with a spatula occasionally. Pour into
prepared pans. Bake at 350° for 25 to 30 minutes. Cool in the pans
for 5 minutes; turn out on racks and peel off paper. Cool and frost
devil's food cake as desired.

mmm, cake
[rich@dallas64 lish]#

(It probably doesn’t hurt that Linode is run by Chris Aker aka caker…)

7 responses to “<3 Linode.”

  1. I’m surprised that a, er, seasoned sysadmin like you would miss the obvious:

    cake test
    sudo cake install

    Now we’re going to have to expire your XKCD subscription….