Rebuilding Our DIRTIEST Server - Remote Backup Server Build Log


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For the last two or so years, our main editing server Whonnock has had no remote backup, meaning in the event of a natural disaster, it's very possible we could lose all of our data. Today, we fix that problem, rebuilding the most disgusting server we've ever owned into a remote backup solution.
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  • squigglylineman
    squigglylineman11 วันที่ผ่านมา

    what kind of air duster is that? 5:39

  • Rasta Fye
    Rasta Fye12 วันที่ผ่านมา

    Trash simps

  • 360ModsandHacks
    360ModsandHacks12 วันที่ผ่านมา

    I absolutely love when you make and release videos about the servers you run and own! Keep it upp!

  • Yazev
    Yazev12 วันที่ผ่านมา

    Wait did you guys hire Maddison?! When did that happen??

  • Rick B
    Rick B14 วันที่ผ่านมา

    I don't know the name of the person in this vid with Linus, but he is the reason I stopped watching LTT vids. If he worked in my office he would get punched in the mouth for being such a jerk. I couldn't even make it through this one.

  • Skitter Litter
    Skitter Litter14 วันที่ผ่านมา

    6:08 ... Linus u leaked someone’s number plate

  • Rebel Makers
    Rebel Makers16 วันที่ผ่านมา

    Use a paint brush instead of a Swiffer

  • Devil Of Roses
    Devil Of Roses21 วันที่ผ่านมา

    “We can’t suck, we have to blow.” Linus 2021

  • Luka Čopar
    Luka Čopar21 วันที่ผ่านมา

    "It's only a gigabit connection" bruh i have experienced a gigabit connection once in my life

  • Yiğit Ayaz
    Yiğit Ayaz21 วันที่ผ่านมา

    What about having one remote and one local server instead of 2 local servers and one remote?

  • Scott Graham
    Scott Graham21 วันที่ผ่านมา

    Hahaha.... Linus names his servers... like going back to the 90’s.. Zeus, Apollo, Thor. IT stopped doing this 20 years ago

  • Jkarky _
    Jkarky _22 วันที่ผ่านมา

    8:20 was she from one of the ROG builds?

  • Maicon Costa Pinto
    Maicon Costa Pinto22 วันที่ผ่านมา

    "we can't suck, we have to blow" Sebastian, Linus G.

  • Jackson Colbert
    Jackson Colbert23 วันที่ผ่านมา

    "it's pretty slow bc it's gigabit" "slowly pushes my 100mb bill out of view

    SASI KUMAR.D25 วันที่ผ่านมา

    why dont you just store in cloud linus

  • Chad Bostic
    Chad Bostic27 วันที่ผ่านมา

    I am just waiting for the day that Jake is fired or leaves for another company.. that kid is annoying af.

  • AK Productions
    AK Productions27 วันที่ผ่านมา

    Why around 9:00 this video is so chaotic xD

  • Nico Herrera
    Nico Herrera28 วันที่ผ่านมา

    6:27 the idiot Puc guy from the verge doesn’t like this

  • Michael Meñez
    Michael Meñez29 วันที่ผ่านมา

    More server videos please :)

  • Michael Meñez
    Michael Meñez29 วันที่ผ่านมา

    I remembered Anton from Silicon Valley while watching this

  • killervacuum

    I think if there was an earthquake or tsunami, the audience would understand and not mind LTT losing some footage and delaying a few vids. But I'm glad there's a contingency plan.

  • Milo-

    Curious why the backup server is 300km away? Is Linus that paranoid? 😂

  • 2011Kestrel

    Earlier today I spent several hours crawling over and under a beam saw cleaning out all the saw dust that had accumulated in there over the last week. I scoped, shovelled, swept and vacuumed up roughly three 20-gallon garbage cans worth of debris. Part of my weekly care of the machine. Loved listening to these two babies whine about a little dust in their toy.

  • Dave Sawyer
    Dave Sawyerหลายเดือนก่อน

    One of the key LTT videos out there is "All our data has gone". After recovering by the skin of your teeth you promised to back up properly. And here you are, not doing that for two years. Then you talk about the building burning down. You are running one hell of a risk. Also, what is your thinking on testing a backup restore? If the worst happened, you get into a new building with new servers, you start the restore and find it doesn't actually work! Personally I have been involved where a company managed to trash its entire customer database AND then discover the backup was bad as well. A very sad day.

  • Civil DK
    Civil DKหลายเดือนก่อน

    VISABLE FILTRATION IS SEXXY (see Covid-19 masks) Ahem. Once again I denounce the mention of fans and perforations for air, W/O MENTION OF "EASILY 'VISABLE' ACCESSED FILTRATION". Without THIS, nobody will 'see' the dirty filters, thus, 'clean' them, meaning, 'dust' adds heat, adds to odds of reduced performance / reliability and possible FAILURE all due to it's lack of 'breathability'. I'll SHUT UP now. Thanks for the video, again.

  • Marco

    Thats nothing. I work for a company that services cinemas. I've had Doremi servers that were filled with concrete dust.

  • John Marr
    John Marrหลายเดือนก่อน

    0:40 "I got a mask on and im still coughing"🤔😟😱

  • Mohamed Anaah Habeeb
    Mohamed Anaah Habeebหลายเดือนก่อน

    This is my 7 year old Pc when I cleaned it

  • N O V A
    N O V Aหลายเดือนก่อน

    Looks like the inside of my pc

  • Richard Reavis
    Richard Reavisหลายเดือนก่อน

    8:20 "How much of my (Yvonne's) money did you waste on this?"

  • TheRedScourge

    Why do you guys refuse to ever use RAID 10? Is 5+ hour downtime to rebuild from parity fun or something?

  • Lt. NoTaco
    Lt. NoTacoหลายเดือนก่อน

    Linus IS JETT RENO

  • Thunderbolt 1000
    Thunderbolt 1000หลายเดือนก่อน

    Give me 15 minutes, compressed air and a bud light and i’ll dust that entire thing

  • Robert Ehmann
    Robert Ehmannหลายเดือนก่อน

    Linus... I've successfully cleaned motherboards with deionized water taken from my Zero Water water filter. Still running like a champ after a year.

  • Brian Hansen
    Brian Hansenหลายเดือนก่อน

    Legit question: Why would you use UnRAID when there's TrueNAS / FreeNAS?

  • Luigi Mario
    Luigi Marioหลายเดือนก่อน

    Gotta store my "Homework" 100TB folder on it

  • indoor vaping
    indoor vapingหลายเดือนก่อน

    Next time you're dealing with a lot of dust I recommend wearing N95 masks. Plain old face masks aren't rated for dust exposure.

  • GamingGangsta YT
    GamingGangsta YTหลายเดือนก่อน

    Was that Madison????!!!!!! Did you hire Madison????!!!!!!!!

  • Jeferson Idano
    Jeferson Idanoหลายเดือนก่อน

    8:20 is she from ..My most painful PC Build... - ROG Rig Reboot 2019

  • JoshuaHuntsWorld

    that was a super cute sponsorship hahahha

  • James T
    James Tหลายเดือนก่อน

    17:06 So New Whonnock Gen 1? Or Whonnock 3.2 x 2?

  • Emiliano Villarreal
    Emiliano Villarrealหลายเดือนก่อน

    i love how both interact haha

  • vnc t.
    vnc t.หลายเดือนก่อน

    If lmg and the house where the backup server is booth fall down, you are screwed

  • Andrew Bowman
    Andrew Bowman2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    Just use Veeam with Wasabi S3 compatible storage.

    FREAKER KNOWS2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    finally A person who can argue with LINUS

  • aonomus
    aonomus2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    Most dust is just human dander.....

  • SierraAngel
    SierraAngel2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    What do you think of ZFS as backup filesystem? Since it is way more efficient when it comes to datatransfer then rsync with a "normal" filesystem. At least this is what ZFS-enthusiasts state.

  • lonelyPorterCH
    lonelyPorterCH2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    you at least have your live strong bracelet on that joke never gets old^^

  • Jon Spartan
    Jon Spartan2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    hi editor i'm still jon

  • ViaisLame
    ViaisLame2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    Is that the fog rig reboot winner? 8:22

  • LR Exotic Gaming
    LR Exotic Gaming2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    only gigabit, me with 10mbps down

  • sheremy
    sheremy2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    this video made me sneeze

  • Sco B
    Sco B2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    have seen worse in lexmark printers

  • TheBritishAreComing
    TheBritishAreComing2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    For offsite, why not something like Amazon S3? their storage is so cheap that it'd cost a fraction of the server alone

  • Macroy 64
    Macroy 642 หลายเดือนก่อน

    "we can't suck, we need to blow." -Linus Meth Tips

  • xkencx
    xkencx2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    8:21 is that the red headed girl from the rog rig rebuild?

  • gamer forever
    gamer forever2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    Is this not the same channel, that said mechanical hard drives are useless?

  • Adam Lamb
    Adam Lamb2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    Linus: *suggests something* Jake: "I think that's a bad idea"

  • Edgar Fleming
    Edgar Fleming2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    Working for/with Linus would test my patience.

  • nurakhvi rizky
    nurakhvi rizky2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    3 easy steps for me: 1. Bring outside 2. Air compressor 3. Contact cleaner

  • Hunter
    Hunter2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    This looks almost as bad as when I opened my ps3 that I had had for 6 years

  • Bud light Knight
    Bud light Knight2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    Is that the rig reboot girl, Madison?

  • rekless1out
    rekless1out2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    That one book on the shelf

  • Alex Marzani
    Alex Marzani2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    I gotta say, cleaning hardware is my favorite part of the job

  • dmjita
    dmjita2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    just make Jake dig a trench with a 10gb fiber optic till Linus house and host the offsite backup server at your home

  • Ron
    Ron2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    Maybe I'm being picky, but the guy working with Linus is pretty annoying in this video. Idk... he just seems out of place in the beginning, like he's just there to mess with Linus and doesn't really add anything good other then the explanation at the end (Which Linus or Anthony could have done).

  • Frosty.
    Frosty.2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    jake/linus banter is best banter

  • Luke Freeman
    Luke Freeman2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    Too late now but you said can blow but not suck for static reasons... this sounds like a myth to me. Could obviously be wrong, but why would the direction of airflow make a difference to generating static?

  • john cramer
    john cramer2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    Jake is the Walmart version of Luke

  • Saad Mazhar
    Saad Mazhar2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    Its pretty slow coz its gigabit

  • Robert Burke
    Robert Burke2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    Well maybe if you hadn't made that stupid Gold XBox controller, you could afford a new server instead of relying on handouts from companies. Not a single company I work for gets free server shit to run their business.

  • robb213
    robb2132 หลายเดือนก่อน

    What's the device he uses to blow the dust out of the blade? I'm drawing a blank and can't think of it.

  • Adam Honda98
    Adam Honda982 หลายเดือนก่อน

    God I wish I had the same cash laying around that you guys have to have multiple 12t harddrives

  • Y. Shaked
    Y. Shaked2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    It sorta looks like a grill.

  • Xelezte Pk
    Xelezte Pk2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    Coughing while watching

  • ScreaminUgmoe
    ScreaminUgmoe2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    Why doesnt LTT use like azure or something for backups?

  • Rolands Sidorenko
    Rolands Sidorenko2 หลายเดือนก่อน

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  • The Aussie Repair Guy
    The Aussie Repair Guy2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    0:46 - I've seen far, far worse lol

  • Knaeckebrotsaege
    Knaeckebrotsaege2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    Not even a minute in and I already can't stand how they both act like complete wusses... as if this system was the worst they've ever seen. You guys haven't seen real world scenarios in a LOOONG time apparently. This is still pretty damn clean compared to what's out there chugging along every day, sadly enough

  • Garvit Vyas
    Garvit Vyas2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    Ha it looks like my home computer after one week, 😂

  • Edgard Alexander Uribe
    Edgard Alexander Uribe2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    pink hat,, with leopard mask??? really ??? jajajjajAJJAJA

  • Rockstar Raheem
    Rockstar Raheem2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    So I went on the list of all uploads and saw that Linus starting to grow a beard 10 months ago.So I went on the list of all uploads and saw that Linus starting to grow a beard 10 months ago.

  • Ettore
    Ettore2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    I use 10bar air to clean my pc...

  • Alex San
    Alex San2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    Did anyone knows the brand name of the machine Linus used to blow the dust?

  • Raycert07 channel
    Raycert07 channel2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    i just got given a core 2 duo pc. my dust is way worse. its literally fluffy dirt multiple mm's thick and is everywhere.

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    --2 หลายเดือนก่อน

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  • Ferna_Postales
    Ferna_Postales2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    6:26 A "live strong bracelet" LOL that video just keeps on giving

  • homeofmew
    homeofmew2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    how many ltt hoodies does linus owns because he always wears it?

  • Edgar Rojas
    Edgar Rojas2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    I can't with the other boy, literally is annoying, I don't know how linux can handle it 🤯

  • Elias Epic Win
    Elias Epic Win2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    The real timebomb in that server is the OCZ ssd 👀

  • Jesse
    Jesse2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    this video makes me want to sneeze

  • Will Wu
    Will Wu2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    "only" 1 gig connection ...

  • Vansh Khanna
    Vansh Khanna2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    “We can’t suck, We have to blow” -Linus Sebastian,2021

  • Headset Heaven
    Headset Heaven2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    Linus "Its A Sixty Gigger." Me Not Paying Attention "Huh? wanna rephrase"

  • Stan Pikaliri
    Stan Pikaliri2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    1GB is slow, 30kb modem am I joke to you

  • GGaemer // SF SHOCK
    GGaemer // SF SHOCK2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    i think we should vacuum it xD

  • HachiKitsune Ch. はちきつね
    HachiKitsune Ch. はちきつね2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    alternate title: annoying the SHIT out of Linus

  • Agent Shreff
    Agent Shreff2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    da fuk

  • WhyteLis21
    WhyteLis212 หลายเดือนก่อน

    5:32 "We can't suck, we have to blow." - Linus Sebastian 2021. Is Linus secretly gay now? 😄

  • EmeraldSlingShot
    EmeraldSlingShot2 หลายเดือนก่อน

    Wait Madison big oof female twomad is back