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Posted 07-04-2012 at 03:47 PM by rocket357 (Musings on technology, philosophy, and life in the corporate world)
Updated 07-04-2012 at 04:05 PM by rocket357

I used to work for a software/hosting company that half-a$$ed every expenditure they could. They put in a residential cooling unit in one of their datacenters because it was considerably cheaper than the industrial units, they ran all traffic over a single, flat network rather than spend the cash to build proper service/backup networks, they purchased Dell switches instead of Cisco switches, no bonding/teaming on production connections, etc...

During that time, I designed what I...
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Fedora 17 LiveCD-Creator Thumbdrive Step-by-step

Posted 07-04-2012 at 01:16 PM by macemoneta
Updated 07-04-2012 at 01:35 PM by macemoneta

Fedora 17 LiveCD-Creator Thumbdrive Step-by-step

Author: Mace Moneta

This process creates a custom bootable thumbdrive with the latest available Fedora 17 software. In addition, common repositories are preconfigured, and the list of software packages on the currently running system is used as the basis for the thumbdrive image.

As root, perform the following:

• Start by cleaning up problems on the system, reported by:

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RTL8168B/8111D issue: unable to enable lan card in RHEL5

Posted 07-04-2012 at 04:20 AM by deepakchandel81


i have install RHEL5 on a pc on which a lan card of RTL8168B/8111D series is present.
After installation when i am configuring my network i am not able to enable my lan card. It shows an error that it seems no such type of lan card.
Please tell me the solution of this problem.


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flex test and new libLQ/mc2 upload

Posted 07-01-2012 at 09:57 AM by rainbowsally
Updated 07-03-2012 at 05:55 AM by rainbowsally

[Update: flex IS mind blown! ...

Update to the update. We MIGHT be able to use flex if we 'touch' the files before creating them.

  • New extended target built-ins for mc2 Makefiles
  • Hopeful work-around for flex's brain damage
  • Starting a collection of flex examples that work (at least once on MY system -- but I don't care to guarantee anything more than this)

We recommend the latest mc2 for generating the Makefile but you may be able to recreate...
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TagFS Release 1

Posted 06-29-2012 at 08:56 AM by 2ck

It looks like the first version of TagFS is ready to be released. About all of the features you would expect right off the bat are in there.

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