hersili

Physical server hosted at Hetzner. Model AX41 with additional 2 x 1 TB NVMe SSD.

Specifications

  • 64GB DDR4 RAM

  • AMD Ryzen 5 3600 Hexa-Core

  • 2x 8TB HDD

  • 2x 1TB SSD

  • Ubuntu 20.04 (focal)

Containers

LXC containers in this server:

Storage

The NVMe SSDs partition layout is as follows:

Partition

Size

Use

nvme[01]n1p1

8GB

raid1, swap

nvme[01]n1p2

512MB

raid1, /boot

nvme[01]n1p2

945GB

raid1, /

The hard disks have only one partition:

Partition

Size

Use

sd[ab]1

2TB

raid1, LVM physical volume

The LVM volume group is then divided as follows:

Volume

Size

Use

vg0-backups

2TB

backup data from other servers

vg0-gitlab

500GB

backups of GitLab repositories

vg0-maps

500GB

maps tiles, and data for distribute.k.o and cdn.k.o

vg0-archives

4TB

download.k.o and files.k.o data

There is still ~450GB of unallocated space in the VG.

Backups

There is nothing interesting in hersili itself, the important data is in the containers, so hersili has no backups. Backups will be done by each container.

Name etymology

Hersiliidae is a tropical and subtropical family of spiders first described by Tamerlan Thorell in 1870, which are commonly known as tree trunk spiders.