Multiple deploy keys with git

Before I forget, and some may find this useful too.
If you are deploying a few projects to the same server you will run into this, you need to use unique deploy keys to access each project unless you want to add the server’s public key to your account. For security reasons I did not want to do that.

First generate some deployment keys with ssh-keygen. Here’s some more info on adding your deploy keys to your git repo

So I need to set up my ssh config file in ~/.ssh/config like so…

Host project-a
  User git
  IdentityFile ~/.ssh/deploy_key_a_rsa
  IdentitiesOnly yes

Host project-b
  User git
  IdentityFile ~/.ssh/deploy_key__b_rsa
  IdentitiesOnly yes

Let’s say your two project git urls look like this:

You can now clone with the correct keys using..

  $> git clone project-a:anon/project-a.git
  $> git clone project-b:anon/project-b.git

ifconfig eth0 shows packet errors

Just a quick note on problem I came up against today.
I monitor one of my production servers (running Ubuntu 7.10 server) with Munin and through this I had noticed a lot of errors on network interface eth0.

I had a quick look with ifconfig eth0 to see what was going on. These were the lines of interest from the output:

RX packets:404933416 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:501341708 errors:31383248 dropped:0 overruns:11 carrier:62766496

Obviously something is not right.
I spent a while reading through log files to no avail, this isn’t really my area of expertise so I gave in and contacted my hosting provider.
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