Latest posts

Blog Age Hits Title
3335d117Fedora 11 vs Ubuntu 9.10
My small and very personal comparison between Fedora 11 (which I run on my laptop) and Ubuntu 9.10 which is my main Linux distribution. yum vs apt-get yum is a lot slower than apt-get why do I need connectivity when...
3335d26Fedora 11 vs Ubuntu 9.10
My small and very personal comparison between Fedora 11 (which I run on my laptop) and Ubuntu 9.10 which is my main Linux distribution. yum vs apt-get yum is a lot slower than apt-get why do I need connectivity when...
3340d27KPN redux
I installed my new laptop with Fedora 11, and I must say that it is a very nice distribution. I m even contemplating leaving PulseAudio enabled, cause it just works. Unlike ubuntu. To update my story on the KPN dongle...
3341d258KPN redux
I installed my new laptop with Fedora 11, and I must say that it is a very nice distribution. I'm even contemplating leaving PulseAudio enabled , 'cause it just works. Unlike ubuntu . To update my story on the KPN...
3341d119KPN redux
I installed my new laptop with Fedora 11, and I must say that it is a very nice distribution. I'm even contemplating leaving PulseAudio enabled , 'cause it just works. Unlike ubuntu . To update my story on the KPN...
3343d35Use upstart to replace rc.local
On my new netbook I wanted to get rid of gdm and just start X right away. I use auto-login anyway so it is a bit stupid to first start gdm and then immediately start X. So I removed gdm and edited /etc/rc.local to start...
3343d225Use upstart to replace rc.local
On my new netbook I wanted to get rid of gdm and just start X right away. I use auto-login anyway so it is a bit stupid to first start gdm and then immediately start X. So I removed gdm and edited /etc/rc.local to...
3343d130Use upstart to replace rc.local
On my new netbook I wanted to get rid of gdm and just start X right away. I use auto-login anyway so it is a bit stupid to first start gdm and then immediately start X. So I removed gdm and edited /etc/rc.local to...
3343d32Goodbye charm, welcome up
I ve bought a new 11.1 netbook from Asus, this is going to replace my aging 4G Surf (named charm). I ve named the new one up, so I m hoping the Large Hadron Collider is up and running soon and discovers a new flavor of...
3343d235Goodbye charm, welcome up
I've bought a new 11.1" netbook from Asus, this is going to replace my aging 4G Surf (named charm ). I've named the new one up , so I'm hoping the Large Hadron Collider is up and running soon and discovers a new flavor...
3343d105Goodbye charm, welcome up
I've bought a new 11.1" netbook from Asus, this is going to replace my aging 4G Surf (named charm ). I've named the new one up , so I'm hoping the Large Hadron Collider is up and running soon and discovers a new flavor...
3352d28Microsoft rules . ?
Okay, I could not find this in the specs, but I do find this fishy. When querying a Windows DNS server it will give out an authoritative answer (aa bit set), but without an AUTHORITY section. dig +nocmd +noidentify...
3352d272Microsoft rules . ?
Okay, I could not find this in the specs , but I do find this fishy. When querying a Windows DNS server it will give out an authoritative answer (aa bit set), but without an AUTHORITY section. dig + nocmd + noidentify +...
3352d101Microsoft rules . ?
Okay, I could not find this in the specs , but I do find this fishy. When querying a Windows DNS server it will give out an authoritative answer (aa bit set), but without an AUTHORITY section. dig + nocmd + noidentify +...
3353d28iotop
iotop is a very neat tool showing the processes which do the most i/o in a top-like manner. Again having fun with SLES: SLES-10: # rpm -i /tmp/iotop-0.3.2-1.1.x86_64.rpm warning: iotop-0.3.2-1.1.x86_64.rpm: Header V3 DSA...
3353d240iotop
iotop is a very neat tool showing the processes which do the most i/o in a top -like manner. Again having fun with SLES: SLES-10: # rpm -i /tmp/iotop-0.3.2-1.1.x86_64.rpm warning: iotop - 0.3.2 - 1.1 . x86_64 . rpm :...
3353d114iotop
iotop is a very neat tool showing the processes which do the most i/o in a top -like manner. Again having fun with SLES: SLES-10: # rpm -i /tmp/iotop-0.3.2-1.1.x86_64.rpm warning: iotop - 0.3.2 - 1.1 . x86_64 . rpm :...
3354d28Spot the problem
An unofficial rpm of e2fsprogs installed on a SLES 10 system: # ldd /sbin/e2fsck libdb-4.3.so = /usr/lib64/libdb-4.3.so (0x00002b5e004e2000) libpthread.so.0 = /lib64/libpthread.so.0 (0x00002b5e006d6000) libc.so.6 =...
3354d227Spot the problem
An unofficial rpm of e2fsprogs installed on a SLES 10 system: # ldd /sbin/e2fsck libdb - 4.3 . so = / usr / lib64 / libdb - 4.3 . so ( 0x00002b5e004e2000 ) libpthread . so .0 = / lib64 / libpthread . so .0 (...
3354d124Spot the problem
An unofficial rpm of e2fsprogs installed on a SLES 10 system: # ldd /sbin/e2fsck libdb - 4.3 . so = / usr / lib64 / libdb - 4.3 . so ( 0x00002b5e004e2000 ) libpthread . so .0 = / lib64 / libpthread . so .0 (...
DNSsexy

Blogs

Blog submission

Send any DNS blog that you feel adds value to the DNS community. Final decisions rest with me.

  • First & Last names
  • Blog name
  • Blog URL
  • Feed URL

About

DNSsexy is an aggregation of DNS related blogs and news. It is built, edited and maintained by Jan-Piet Mens with substantial contributions by Carsten Strotmann.

Follow us at @dnssexy.