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Quick Note = rpmerizor & retro dev files

Posted 01-25-2012 at 04:31 AM by rainbowsally

I noticed that rpmerizor doesn't include so symlinks in the package. (You have to add them to the spec as "%dir" types if you need them.)

As a result the current rpmerizor is pretty SAFE for retro development packages because it can't overwrite the default libs (*.so with no numeric extension).

However, I've asked eric to consider adding a switch so that we can include the symlinks as per "normal" development packages which usually only contain...
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Frankenstein (bash) Meets GodziRRa (C/C++).

Posted 01-25-2012 at 03:57 AM by rainbowsally
Updated 08-06-2014 at 11:34 AM by rainbowsally

Frankenstein (bash) Meets GodziRRa (C/C++).

Changelog: Mar 31, 2012.
Added path correction noted by ntubski. Commandline was:
file-sig file-sig
should be:
./file-sig file-sig


  • Simple C program embedded in a bash script.
  • Program that doesn't print a newline at the end of a string.
  • Compiling without superuser privileges.
  • Ethical concerns.

  • bash
  • gcc

Bash is so screwy it feels...
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USB Linux Installitio

Posted 01-24-2012 at 11:40 AM by linuxreza

Hello .
I have intel p 4 processor and 2 GB Ram in my system. I don't have DVD r/w in my computer. so i want to make instillation by using usb stick. i tried a lot by using bootable software like 'Unetbootin'. i tried with RHEL 6 Beta. it goes till selection of language and moniter gets off.
Than i install xp in my system and in virtualbox i installed RHEL 6. then it install properlly.
i don't to use linux in virtualbox. so will you guys please help me in selection of bootable...
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kernel upgradation or change in RHEL

Posted 01-24-2012 at 05:46 AM by deep27ak
Updated 08-18-2012 at 05:02 AM by deep27ak

For more Linux based tutorials My BLOG

chek your version of kernel
#rpm -qa | grep kernel
go to your repository location as I have mine inside yum directory
#rpm -ivh /yum/kernel-2.6.18-8.el5.i686.rpm
you will find two entries in your grub.conf
#vi /boot/grub/grub.conf
title Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (2.6.18-8.el5xen)
Senior Member
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Just a qiuckie.

Posted 01-24-2012 at 12:21 AM by peonuser
Updated 01-26-2012 at 08:49 PM by peonuser

Favorite new program for the command line is dvtm. It is sort of a command line desktop with text windows.
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