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Losing your root filesystem

Posted 07-19-2011 at 04:06 AM by William (Dthdealer) (Whaling the FOSS)

Linux is an interesting beast. By design it is modular, and so as a direct consequence it is very flexible. Its flexibility both on a large scale ( for example scaling for hardware ) and on a small scale ( what it can do ).

Operating systems such as Microsoft Windows however has been designed with a very narrow mindset. This 'target implementation' is a rough fathom of the average user's presumed work: documents, games, file management, etc. Although it would seem to cover most...
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Want details on porting linux kernel in arm processor

Posted 07-18-2011 at 01:32 AM by Srinivas Iyer

Can anyone please tell me in detail about porting linux kernel in arm processor????? I need it very urgent...Don't give me a link rather suggest me steps to follow....
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Posted 07-16-2011 at 08:57 PM by peonuser

Tootsies are on and now to nail down the brains. (24 hrs to get it done.)

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HP ScanJet 4100C - Cleaning the Inside of the Glass

Posted 07-16-2011 at 02:56 PM by wmromine

I have been using an HP ScanJet 4100C with my linux computer for a number of years. I primarily use it to scan old pictures into GIMP for restoration or enhancement. Even though I always kept the outside of the glass clean, I have noticed in the last year that the inside of the glass was developing a cloudy residue. I finally decided to do something about it. Before getting started, I locked the scan head using the sliding green button on the bottom of the scanner. If you open the cover, there...
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Synology USB Station 2 first quick overview

Posted 07-16-2011 at 06:56 AM by Web31337 (In The Middle Of Nowhere [edK's blog])

Recently I've bought this quite nice boxie, mainly for playing with it.
Here's what I have in mine, I've updated to next available firmware version, 1417, since last one almost got my box broken.
BusyBox v1.16.1 (2010-09-18 17:01:14 CST) built-in shell (ash)
Enter 'help' for a list of built-in commands.

USBStation2> echo 3 > /proc/sys/vm/drop_caches 
USBStation2> free
              total         used         free       shared
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