10.5 on an Asus Eee PC

I thought about buying an Eee PC for presentations in A good idea for presentations?. And this idea got a little boost as there are first sucess stories in the...

Save a penguin ...

From a Sun UK campaign for a Linux to Solaris Solution Day (aka a number of consecutive workshops and presentations): Cool oneliner at the end of presentations: Save the penguins...

Sun Tech Days in Frankfurt

Vom 3. bis zum 5. Dezember finden in Frankfurt die Sun Tech Days statt. Verspricht interessant zu werden. Die Agenda findet Ihr auf der Website der Techdays. Headliner ist ganz...

No more jokes about anti-encryption laws (updated)

It was a joke i wrote at the beginning of this year about anti-encryption laws like the british RIPA act, which mandates that you must hand over you encryption keys...

links for 2007-11-15

MySpace.com Blogs - Laith Al-Deen MySpace Blog Tourblog (tags: music) Sun's Solaris x86 scorecard: Turtlerific 1, Graped Rock 0 | The Register (tags: solaris dell) Dell and Sun get in...

Jonathan about the Sun/Dell Solaris Deal and xVM

Jonathan gives some good insights to the Solaris deal with Dell and the future impact of xVM in his blog: Dell's now advantaged in the marketplace, as well, and alongside...

Welche Drogen nimmt die Bild-Redaktion?

Ich kann mich mal wieder masslos ueber die Bildzeitung aufregen. Es ist ja mittlerweile ueblich, das man nicht mal mehr auf der Strasse vor dem journalistischen Durchfall sicher ist, den...

COMSTAR

You see the Sun Fire X4500 with 48 disks and think: “Hmm, this would be a nice Storage Array”. And you are right. The problem: You want to connect it...

Google and Solaris

Dave Levy found an interesting job offer on an irish job site: Google is searching for a Solaris administrator: We are looking for Solaris Systems Administrators, with solid industry experience,...

The only thing ...

Doch kein böses Omen ...

Ich bin ja irgendwie ziemlich geknickt aus Mannheim zurück gekommen und wollte schon ein rituelles Opfer an der Elbe bringen, da ich den Vortrag völlig verholzt habe … zumindestens für...

Dell resells Solaris

Is there still anybody out there, who believes that Solaris x86 doesn´t matter? As Between the linereports: Michael Dell joined Sun CEO Jonathan Schwartz on stage at Oracle OpenWorld to...

Uuuuuurrrlauuuuub !

Urlaub ! Endlich ! Letzter Vortrag abgeschlossen, gut gelaufen … nein … hervorragend gelaufen! Drei Wochen aufraeumen, Steuererklaerung machen, endlich mal am Suedufer der Elbe photographieren, ausschlafen, einem Beluga beim...

Aha ...

Geht ja noch … hätte mit mehr gerechnet … 89%How Addicted to Apple Are You?

links for 2007-11-14

» Analysts call Oracle’s virtualization bluff | Between the Lines | ZDNet.com (tags: oracle virtualisation bluff analysts) ITworld.com - Sun to buy ERM vendor Vaau (tags: IDM sun rbac)

Raiders of the lost Network (aka Office Platoon 2)

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Mac for my aperture needs

This would be a nice project for this years holiday season: Build a Hackintosh Mac for Under $800. Perhaps this baby would be a nice target system for such an...

Filebench

One of the hidden gems of the Solaris Community is the Filebech filesystem microbenchmark. It´s a really nifty tool to benchmark your filesystem configuration. I use it for such purposes...

SunCEC2007: The Strip from above ...

Multics

One of most important operating environments in the computing history is Multics. It influenced many following operating systems, at least in the unixoid world. 15 years after the last versions...