Over the weekend, I was performing some system maintenance which resulted in the ESXi host that houses my domain controller, svr-dc-01, going offline for an unexpectedly long period of time. This ended up causing frustrations on my end due to many of my devices relying upon my internally hosted DNS.
In my pursuit of diving deeper into the world of homelabbing, I've been dealing more and more with Linux and have been absolutely loving it. It just feels right. It's extremely lightweight, open source, and just seems more all around efficient, especially when leveraging the commandline to handle tasks, versus