There is hope!

A management consultant convinced your CEO that Linux is a good idea, but the migration was problematic, most features didn´t held what they were promising and now you have just...

Raisins, Storage, Solaris and the X4275

Some new systems were announced a few days ago. All are Nehalem based. And all of them have some special features seperating them from the competition. But this isn´t the...

The nature of security bugs

Hits the nail on its head: Security fixes are different from every other kind of fix. As every good troubleshooter knows, when problems occur something almost invariably has changed. For...

links for 2009-04-16

Hiveminds Magazine | Erlang - embedded Solaris (tags: solaris erlang)

Sun Storage 7410 reviewed

IT Pro reviewed the Sun Storage 7410 system in an article published on April 15th. The system got 5 of 6 stars and the article reviewed the system in a...

Recommended Listening: Seether - Careless Whisper

This time it´s just a a link to a single with one song: Seether made a great version of the Wham!/George Michael song Careless Whisper. It´s good, someone freed the...

Trip to California: 21809(a)

This entry is both: Telling about an experience in the US and as a note for myself in the case i need it in the future. The contacts with the...

Elvis

Why are there only Elvis imitators of his fat to obese phase … not of his early, thin years?

Highway

Trip to California - 12th and 13th day

A long trip has come to an end. Almost 3000 miles are behind me. 14 days …. effectively almost 13 of them in the US. It was a great vacation....

links for 2009-04-13

socket api problem: can't bind an ipv6 socket to ::ffff:0.0.0.0 - Felix von Leitner - org.kernel.vger.netdev - MarkMail (tags: linux networking)

Trip to California - 11th day

A seven hours trip … but we´ve made it finally to our hotel in Universal City near Los Angeles. We´ve made a small detour. Instead of driving the Interstate 15...

Trip to California - 10th day

So … this was the last real sightseeing day of this trip. The next two days will be filled with driving to Los Angeles and San Francisco. I´m planing the...

Trip to California - 9th day

This day was a repeat for me … i was in the Death Valley again .. same route as the last time. But it looked different at many locations. There...

Trip to California - 8th day

Okay … California isn´t really correct. Wait … the Death Valley is in California … but Las Vegas is fine for Hotels … and Las Vegas … well it´s in...

Trip to California - 7th day

Planing is substituting chance by error. It´s the same with vacations. And our error was: Trying to get to the Yosemite National Park by the South Entry. We underestimated the...

Trip to California - 6th day

So … we left San Francisco behind and drove to Oakhurst. When we left San Francisco it started to rain for a long time of our travel. At least the...

links for 2009-04-07

Wheres George? - 2.2 Bill Tracking Report (tags: wheresgeorge.com)

Trip to California - 5th day

Just a lazy day. The next days will be long enough. Yosemite is the next step on our plan. Used the last day in San Francisco for some shopping. So...

Trip to California - 4th day

I wrote yesterday, that we have an Toyota Prius as a car. Forget this … this car stands at the Monterey Airport now. We had to swap it. Somewhere near...