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LFS-7.4 and BLFS-7.4

Posted 09-16-2013 at 09:40 PM by ReaperX7

I've been tinkering with a build of LFS-7.4 and BLFS-7.4 (basically a post-Developer release of the SVN edition I have), and have learned a lot of GNU/Linux as of late.

Currently I'm in the middle of Chapter 24 X-Windows system and just finished building the xorg drivers before I left for work.

I've also gotten partially through Chapter 4 Security, but I want to wait until I get X11 up and running with Xfce and all apps especially Midori Browser, installed through a...
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Multipath disk identify

Posted 09-16-2013 at 03:57 AM by pantdk
Updated 01-01-2014 at 02:14 PM by pantdk

To find the fiber port & model name in the server.
$sudo /sbin/lspci |grep -i "Fibre"

$ sudo /usr/bin/systool -c scsi_host -v "
$ sudo /usr/bin/systool -c fc_host -v "port name node name"

We have Two HBA here example (host0 and host1).

To get the WWNN (World Wide Node Number) in Linux:

dpant# cat /sys/class/fc_host/host0/node_name
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Step By Step Ubuntu 13.04 (Raring Ringtail) LAMP Server Setup

Posted 09-12-2013 at 10:55 AM by sridhar11

In around 15 minutes, the time it takes to install Ubuntu Server Edition, you can have a LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP) server up and ready to go. This feature, exclusive to Ubuntu Server Edition, is available at the time of installation.The LAMP option means you don’t have to install and integrate each of the four separate LAMP components, a process which can take hours and requires someone who is skilled in the installation and configuration of the individual applications. Instead, you get...
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openSUSE screen blanking!!!

Posted 09-11-2013 at 01:47 PM by nobahn (Learning Linux on OpenSUSE 12.3 (and seeking help!))
Updated 09-11-2013 at 02:03 PM by nobahn

So, OK: I'm sitting at my computer reading my textbook. When I look up, I'll occasionally see a rectangle being briefly shown with a percentage; if I move the mouse, then the rectangle will reappear and the percentage will go to 100%. If the rectangle shows up with 0%, then the screen will blank and I have to reboot.

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Simple C/C++ runcible script to uppercase file names

Posted 09-10-2013 at 06:13 AM by rainbowsally
Updated 09-10-2013 at 06:16 AM by rainbowsally

Runcible. Runc-able. Same thing... ;-)

As we feared, runc is getting out of control.. Atomic ants, vivisection, computer mad science... you just never know what might happen.


Today's Features
  • More great stuff for C/C++ beginners.
  • Example of using C/C++ code to change file names to upper case.
  • How to run runc on a script/source code in a filesystem you can't make it executable in.

[The latest runc compiles and runs in the user's...
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