RAIDZ3

In the case you want to know more: The parity algorithm behind RAIDZ3.

A decision in favour of Solaris

I have a tweetsearch in Twitterdeck to show me all tweets containing “Solaris”. There are many tweets just talking about the movie “Solaris”, but this search yield gems from time...

New in Opensolaris Build 120: RAID Z3 and latencytop

You wear two belts and suspender? Well … this addition to Solaris may give you some relief in regard of your data: RAID Z3. A RAID-Z with triple parity information....

First Flight of the 787

There are rumours, that Boing has finally figured out how they can do a first-flight of the 787 soon. There is an image of the configuration available. ;)

In der Bahn ... Teil 2

Es ist zwar mittlerweile ein PAL, da ich in Bremen umsteigen musste, aber der IC, mit dem ich eben gefahren bin, ist echt vom Pech verfolgt. Wie eben schon geschrieben,...

In der Bahn ...

War ja wieder klar. Da freut man sich viereckig, das man einen Sitzplatz mit Tisch und Steckdose findet, dann verreckt den Leuten einer der Waggons. Weiterfahrt unbestimmt verspätetet. Man will...

Piratenpartei für die Bundestagswahl zugelassen

Wie Heise.de berichtet ist die Piratenpartei bei der Bundestagswahl dieses Jahr durch den Bundeswahlauschuss zugelassen worden.

Live Android

A nice toy - you can download a live distribution of Android for x86 at Google Code. It starts in your favourite virtualisation product. I assume it would make a...

Schlechtes Gewissen beim Globetrotter

Florian Illies hat vor einigen Jahren das Buch “Anleitung zum Unschuldigsein” veröffentlicht. Ich finde, er hat ein ganz wichtiges Feld schlechten Gewissens vergessen: Das Globetrotter-Phänomen. Man geht zu Globetrotter um...

A removed article

Just in case you wonder about a missing article. There was an article quoting an Oracle employee. The quoted article has been removed from the blog. So i put my...

Sun stockholders approved the planed Oracle merger

As written in a press release: Sun Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JAVA) announced that at a special meeting of stockholders held on July 16, 2009, its stockholders adopted the merger agreement...

Upgrade of a X4500 to a X4540

From time to time a question arrives at my desk. Just received it one more time a few minutes ago: “Can we update your X4500 system to an X4540 equvialent...

40 years ago

40 years ago Apollo 11 started at July 16th, 1969 at 13:32:00 UTC to a journey that led to a big step for mankind a few days later.

Battery life

It doesn´t look as bad as the the battery of Kris. But … well … it´s the second battery in the life of this MBP. I got this battery in...

Infoworld about the future of Opensolaris/Solaris

Serdar Yegulalp’s article “News Of Solaris’s Death Is Greatly Exaggerated” ends with a good comment why such comment like the one of Mr. Vaughan-Nichols are just utter bullshit: But Solaris...

The fifth anniversary of c0t0d0s0.org

Oh heck … I almost missed the date. Five years ago, i´ve started this blog. c0t0d0s0.org celebrates it´s fifth birthday today. This year was a positive one for the blog....

links for 2009-07-15

LBV 1806-20 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (tags: astronomy) VV Cephei - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (tags: astronomy) VY Canis Majoris - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (tags: astronomy)

Fünftes HHOSUG Meeting

Reserviert euch mal den 17.09.2009 (das ist ein Donnerstag). An diesem Tag findet das fünfte HHOSUG-Meeting um 19 Uhr statt. Ich habe die Räumlichkeiten schon mal reserviert und werde noch...

Sheeps

This is the reason, why you shouldn´t take your self too serious. ;)

Fourth meeting of the HHOSUG

The fourth meeting of the HHOSUG is over. I just recognised that it´s extremely difficult to do a live demo of a tool when you have a group of highly...