ZDnet about Linux and Solaris.

A really interesting article written by Jason Perlow at ZDNet: Unixfication II. It´s an insightful article about the different ways to define scalability in the Linux and Unix community and...

links for 2008-05-08

TeX Tutorial Ein TeX Tutorial das unter anderem von einem Kollegen von mir geschrieben worden ist :) (tags: TeX) Futurama - Vergleich zwischen Original- und Synchronfassung - satre synchron (tags:...

OpenSolaris is here to stay

Sometimes you read articles like this and you think “Dear author, whatever you did smoke, don´t smoke it again”. I was temped to write a harsh comment about this, but...

links for 2008-05-07

Uperf - A network performance tool (tags: benchmark network performance tools)

Less known Solaris Features - the book

As my time allows it, i´m continue to work at the “Less known Solaris Features” book. You can download it here.. There will be no further announcements about the document...

petergabriel.com

WTF? petergabriel.com was stolen last weekend. Not the domain … the server ….

Sneak preview: LKSF pdfbook

It´s far from completion, it needs correction reading, some small tutorials are still missing and almost everything may change until i call this document final. But nevertheless i want you...

links for 2008-05-05

LaTeX-Tutorial (tags: blog tex howto german)

Jonathan about our results - or: The joys of GAAP

Jonathan comments the results of Q3FY2008 in his blog - Our Q3: Well, without dipping into GAAP accounting, we generated a lot of cash in the quarter (more than $320m),...

opensolaris.com and Opensolaris 2008.05

There is a new website out there opensolaris.org and with this website the final release of Opensolaris 2008.05 is available. Download and try it. Additionally you will find the the...

The blue screen of death

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New features of Solaris: Alternate boot environments based on snapshots

One of the limitations of Opensolaris 2008.05 will be the missing LiveUpgrade. But … well … you have something better. The whole concept of LifeUpgrade was transformed into the future...

links for 2008-05-03

Summer will bring a GPU war - The INQUIRER (tags: GPU ATI AMD)

Oouch ... this hurts ...

Hagenbecks Tropical Aquarium

Hamburg has a new object of interest since last year. The Tropical Aquarium at the Hagenbeck zoo. Really interesting. It´s fscking hot and sticky in there, but … well …...

sudo explained

from xkcd: (found via Juergen)

Results for Q3FY2008

Sh.. we published the numbers for the third quarter: Revenues for the third quarter of fiscal 2008 were $3.266 billion, a decrease of 0.5 percent as compared with $3.283 billion...

Hoerempfehlung: Nils Petter Molvaer - Re-Vision

Ich hatte ja schon im Podcast gesagt, das ich teilweise einen recht merkwuerdigen Musikgeschmack habe. Nunja … und Nils Petter Molvaer (NPM) ist so ein Fall: Industrialambientelectrojazz. Vor einigen Jahren...

A380 MSN11 in Finkenwerder

Spring 4