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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.

Zip Archive
Project Page
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Upgrading the Kernel in Vectorlinux

Posted 06-28-2012 at 03:40 PM by stretchedthin

Vectorlinux uses gslapt for software installation (and yes it does dependency checking :-)), but Vectorlinux does not use the package manager for handling kernel upgrades.
Kernel upgrades are made available on a regular basis in the form of txz packages that are manually installed.
What the video to get a clear idea of the steps involved and maybe come away with an understanding that this is not as difficult as you may assume.

Watch the video here.
Upgrading the Kernel in Vectorlinux
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New libLQ-qt version

Posted 06-25-2012 at 06:22 PM by rainbowsally

This is a temporary post.

The current version will be posted here, which also has links to non-qt version.

This is a makefile generation system with automatic source detection and several modes of operation so other makefile systems can be added to a project, each source file can make a separate main, etc. (Type mc2 -help after installation.)
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Posted 06-25-2012 at 02:38 AM by zhjim
Updated 07-08-2013 at 07:55 AM by zhjim

Some reminders what can be done with ssh

Use password also we have a key login
ssh -o 'PubkeyAuthentication no' user@host
Notes for sshd:
Keybased login counts as one Authtry. Even when no key is used. That means when using MaxAuthTries 1 in sshd_config one needs to use -o 'pub...' with ssh client to even get to the password prompt. Or use PreferredAuthentication Password option for the client. This way it starts right away with password prompt. (No need...
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