4. HHOSUG Meeting am 14. Juli 2009

Am 14. Juli 2009 wird das vierte HHOSUG Meeting stattfinden. Ich habe dies schon mal als Event ohne Agenda in Xing gestellt. Die Agenda sollte sich dann in den nächsten...

Das dritte HHOSUG-Meeting

Ein Erkenntnis des gestrigen Tages: Sind nur genügend Techniker im Raum, so funktioniert auch eine Tastatur eines MacBooks plötzlich wieder. Nun mal ernsthaft: Wenn ich mich nicht verzählt habe, waren...

OpenSolaris Project: ARM Platform Port

You can now download the first release of the ARM plattform port of OpenSolaris. Yes … ARM … these small embedded CPUs. You can look at the Installation Guide at...

Heute drittes HHOSUG-Meeting

Heute abend findet um 19 Uhr das dritte Meeting der HHOSUG statt. Bisher haben 29 Leute ihr Erscheinen zugesagt und 7 ein “Vielleicht” geaeussert. Es ist damit schon gut besucht,...

Solaris Zones in the Linux Journal

Nice to find an article about Solaris in the Linux Journal. Of course you need a trojan horse for such an article. In this case the trojan horse was the...

Comparing compilers

There are some good reasons to try the Sun Studio Compiler Suite. One of them is a better performance of the resulting code than with GCC . The BestPerf blog...

links for 2009-06-09

Crash: Aeroflot-Nord B735 at Perm on Sep 14th 2008, impacted ground while on approach to Perm (tags: aviation) WebHome - AVR32 Linux (tags: avr32 avr atmel hardware electronics linux embedded) Avionics Full-Duplex...

Encrypted Swap

Glenn Brunette explains in his blog how to encrypt swap with the help of the LOFI devices. This solutions provides such neat things like an ephemeral key for encryption. The...

July 16, 2009

The 16th of the the next month is an important date for Sun as announced by this press release: Sun Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JAVA) today announced that a Special Committee...

Support options for OpenSolaris 2009.06

It´s a little bit hidden in a presentation of Chris Armes from the Community One, but there are new support models for OpenSolaris 2009.06 (and to some degree older versions)....

Vorträge

Es wird in nächster Zeit zwei weitere öffentliche Vorträge von mir geben: Der eine wird im Rahmen der FrOSCon 2009 vom 22.- 23.08.2009 in Sankt Augustin stattfinden. Ich werde hier...

The future of Unix

Many media outlets and Linux zealots talk the imminent death of Unix to the advantage of Linux. Nice to see, that customers think different. The Computerworld writes in “Survey: Unix...

Piratenpartei

Das hoert sich doch schon mal gut an: Mit 0,9% der Stimmen erreichte die Piratenpartei das beste Wahl-Ergebnis ihrer jungen Geschichte und konnte 229.117 Wähler für sich gewinnen. Wer die...

ZDNet about Opensolaris 2009.06

There is a positive review about the newest version of OpenSolaris 2009.06 in the Tech Broiler blog: OpenSolaris 2006.09 is indeed a significant release for the project and is an...

links for 2009-06-07

Axiom u/o Maxima - [juergen-luebeck.de] (tags: mathematics)

HOME - it is too late to be a pessimist

A picture says more than thousand words, a film is worth thousand pictures, and some films are worth thousand other films. I stongly suggest invest the bandwidth of your internet...

The never ending story: Xen and Linux

Maybe my perspective to the world is somewhat heliocentric, but this discussion is a good example how boneheaded even intelligent people can get. In the Linux mailing list there was...

IEEE Spectrum about Rock

The current issue of the IEEE Spectrum features an interesting article about the upcoming Rock processor and why it is a gem for Oracle: Sun’s Rock CPU Could Be a...

links for 2009-06-05

A Declaration of the Independence of Cyberspace (tags: internet culture politics web government history privacy technology cyberspace philosophy eff)

Hot Chips 21

There are two really interesting presentations at the 21st iteration of the Hot Chips conference. Those presentations take place at the second day: The first one is “Sun’s 3rd generation...