The Inquirer: IBM covers up 4GB DIMM problem

At the Inquirer you find the following storyIBM covers up 4GB DIMM problem: So, what do we have? Random failures, patches where there should not be any, recalled replacements, and...

Crossbow Beta candidate

One of the most impressive upcoming features of Solaris is the virtualisation of the network. This is not about virtual interfaces. I speak of virtual NICs, virtualized TCP stacks, multiple...

Around the world

Today i finalized my second orbit around the earth. Of course not a real orbit, the cumulated distance of all flights so far would span twice the girth of the...

Next Apple

Marc Hurd hat Angst vor Apple Notebooks. Mr. Allchin würde einen Mac kaufen, wenn er nicht für Microsoft arbeiten würde und unser John Fowler ist auch Mac-Jünger …. gruebel …...

Dresden Hauptbahnhof

Bruce Schneier on Spam

Bruce Schneier wrote an interesting article about Spam: Why Spam Won’t Go Away. Spam and spam protection is the same like designing an unbreachable armor. You are save for a...

Fuesse

Kermit meinte ja mal: “Das Schönste, was Füsse können, ist tanzen”. Er hat unrecht. Das Schönste, das Füsse können, ist anderen Leuten in den Hintern treten. Zum Beispiel dem gewichtigen...

links for 2006-12-12

Debugging and Performance Tuning with Library Interposers (tags: Programming Solaris unix tips debugging performance Howto tuning)

The map of the net

Solaris 8 to Solaris 10 migration

It´s only a thought game and this blog entry is more a note to myself. I know we have the binary compatibility guarantee, but i know customers, who would like...

Solaris 11/06 out now

Solaris 10 11/06 also known as Solaris 10 Update 3 out now. Ben of cuddletech summarized the changes in his blog. The What´s new document is available at docs.sun.com. Yo...

links for 2006-12-11

Verspätungsinformation DB Hamburg Mac Blog - Apple Macintosh Computers in Business & Home » Blog Archive » Secret iPhoto editing mode (tags: tips iphoto tool apple photo osx photos)

Cooool ....

Cool … I´ve got cited as “Sun´s Joerg Moellenkamp” at Computerworld. Sorry, but this was able to put a smile on my face at a somewhat mediocre day. But to...

Integration of ZFS and iSCSI in Opensolaris b53

Ben of Cuddletech wrote an nice writeup of the integration of ZFS and iSCSI in Two Great Powers Collide.

Databases in general on Sun CMT

As the both links in my last entry weren´t enough. Paul Murphy predicts that Niagara2 will blow away SQL-Server Clusters: So here's the easy part of my prediction: this thing...

Oracle on Sun CMT

Mika pointed me to two insightful postings regarding Oracle running on Sun CMT Systems. The first is about Oracle on niagara. This explains that the marketing phrases “Niagara is not...

links for 2006-12-10

Museum of bad album covers: the worst album covers ever! (tags: art collection cool culture desktop entertainment funny history album fun covers design humor music)

Carpe noctem

Wer kauft bitte Nachtsichtgeräte bei Lidl? Obwohl: Unentbehrlich für jeden Spanner, Stalker, Perversling und aufstrebenden Blockwart. Schenken auch Sie ihren Liebsten interessante Einblicke in das Privatleben anderer Menschen. Und die...

Tote Künstler

Ich kenn ja den Spruch “Da würde sich der Künstler im Grabe umdrehen” (und ich hoffe, das das Rio Reise gerade tut, und möge den Werbefuzzi, der auf diese Idee...

Weihnachten?

Ich habe gerade auf mein Bahnticket geguckt (ja, ich weiss, Stadtflucht wieder mal): Es sind jetzt noch genau zwei Wochen bis Heiligabend und dieses Jahr ist es irgendwie noch schlimmer...