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3409d41Use 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...
3409d233Use 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...
3409d140Use 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...
3410d40Goodbye 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...
3410d244Goodbye 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...
3410d112Goodbye 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...
3418d35Microsoft 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...
3418d279Microsoft 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 +...
3418d112Microsoft 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 +...
3419d34iotop
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...
3419d247iotop
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 :...
3419d124iotop
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 :...
3421d34Spot 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 =...
3421d236Spot 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 (...
3421d132Spot 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 (...
3428d32nss-ldap
The nss-ldap module allows you to have your user information in a LDAP server. Within the module you can select some options on how to connect to the LDAP server: hard, use an exponential back-off when connection,...
3428d271nss-ldap
The nss-ldap module allows you to have your user information in a LDAP server. Within the module you can select some options on how to connect to the LDAP server: hard , use an exponential back-off when connection,...
3428d122nss-ldap
The nss-ldap module allows you to have your user information in a LDAP server. Within the module you can select some options on how to connect to the LDAP server: hard , use an exponential back-off when connection,...
3430d668Mutation Testing with Jumble
Mutation testing is a technique for checking how good your unit tests are.  It mutates a class by for example swapping a subtraction for an addition or by negating an if statement.  It then runs the unit tests for that...
3431d40KPN Dongle with Ubuntu
Well, as I m off to The Hague for the rest of the year, I need some kind of Internet in the evening. So off to KPN to get a umts card (or dongel as they call it). For late night gaming I ve also bought a PSP :-) Well, to...
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