Since 4/14/2012 12:24:31 AM, js154 has written 7 articles and participated in 260 conversations. js154 signature: js154
RCS claims in the UNIX FAQ020 (7/5/2011 11:00:25 AM) comp.unix.questions Does someone know who is responsible for the UNIX FAQ? It contains a wrong claim about RCS performance. RCS is always slower than SCCS. If you retrieve the latest version, RCS is typically 1.5x .. 3x slower t... js
Looking into C-include files on VMS19156 (10/27/2009 10:03:05 PM) comp.os.vms Hi, I am currently trying to make compiling cdrtools a bit more automated. I received a login for OpenVMS XXX 0 V7.2 VAX_7000-720 VAX First a question: is this the same as a HP 9000/720? The machine I hav... js
Star incremental backups569 (11/2/2004 2:18:06 PM) comp.unix.solaris With star-1.5a54 (available in pkg-add format from Blastwave http://www.blastwave.org/packages.php), it seems that incremental restores now work stable enough to call star a production stable incremental backu... js
'star' testers wanted: new command 'gnutar'066 (9/22/2003 9:59:12 AM) comp.unix.solaris I just published a new star version that amongst others includes a GNU tar emulation based on the star library code. This Program is called 'gnutar' but may be renamed into 'tar' or 'gtar' too. I would be int... js
New 'suntar' command, plaease test059 (9/15/2003 2:39:04 PM) comp.unix.solaris As many people complained that 'star' is not 100% command line compatible with Sun's tar implementation, I made a try: I implemented a program named 'suntar' on top of the 'star' library. Even this cannot be 1... js
Strange ETH speed problem with Solaris x86342 (8/16/2003 9:59:22 PM) comp.unix.solaris I am experiencing strange problems when running 'find' on an NFS mounted directory tree. The command runs slow and uses a lot of system time (see explicit test results below): A directory that I use for test... js
Looking into C-include files on VMS19156 (10/27/2009 10:03:05 PM) comp.os.vms Hi, I am currently trying to make compiling cdrtools a bit more automated. I received a login for OpenVMS XXX 0 V7.2 VAX_7000-720 VAX First a question: is this the same as a HP 9000/720? The machine I hav... js154(267)
Reusing DVD+RW disks with cdrecord45185 (6/21/2010 6:35:53 AM) comp.os.linux.misc How do I reuse a DVD+RW disk using cdrecord?
Do I need to erase the disk first, or does a subsequent record simply go
over the top?
If I need to erase the disk, how do I do this?
Does cdrecord provid... Mark
cdrecord oddities2057 (5/11/2011 12:39:01 PM) comp.unix.aix hello group, this cdrecord thingy is going to drive me nuts. I have an IntelliStation 185 with an IBM branded DVD-RAM drive. With the IBM supplied "cdrecord" I can burn iso images to CD-R and with "readcd -w"... M.Kraemer(1958)
Hey, what happened to cdrecord?1232 (7/7/2011 11:20:55 AM) comp.os.linux.misc If the following two commands don't mean anything, plese ignore this posting: mkisofs -r -R -J -l -L -o atemp.iso atemp cdrecord -v -eject speed=4 dev=ATA:1,1,0 -multi atemp.iso Under Fedora 5 for years I use... mailbox(50)
Lion question1724 (7/23/2011 3:05:56 PM) comp.sys.mac.system I have an iMac about 3 years old. It has a 2.66 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo processor and 4 GB of RAM. Would Lion run well on this machine? I'd rather not get it if it will slow everything donw thanks. -- Micha... guitarist(27)
Oversized DVD2849 (7/31/2011 1:35:24 AM) comp.os.linux.hardware I have an .iso file I want to burn, but it's about 6.1G. Too big for my simple DVD+R burner. Short of buying a new burner, do I have any options? If no, do I need to buy a blu-ray? nb -- vi ...the heart o... notbob6201(52)