Critical Linux exploit in the wild140 (5/19/2013 7:58:32 AM) comp.os.linux.advocacy Just a little heads-up...
"If you run servers that provide shell accounts, it’s time to take
some preventive measures. At least it is if you are... TomB
My very last COLA posting...327 (12/31/2012 2:30:05 PM) comp.os.linux.advocacy ....for this year!
Have a very happy new year, y'all!!!
If we could perpetually do blowjobs to every guy on earth, we would
own the world. And at the same time have our hands free.
Btrfs to the test... big time.1912 (12/17/2012 8:47:54 AM) comp.os.linux.advocacy I talked before about how I migrated to btrfs for my general data
storage, where I have three raw devices (sdb, sdc and sdd) in one big
RAID-1 (both data and metadata) storage pool.
Because my storage pool... TomB
Suse says "Btrfs ready to rock"21748 (12/8/2012 7:56:57 AM) comp.os.linux.advocacy https://www.linux.com/news/enterprise/systems-management/677226-suse-linux-says-btrfs-is-ready-to-rock
"Matthias Eckermann, senior product manager at SUSE Enterprise Linux,
says that Btrfs is ready for prod... TomB
A beginner's guide to btrfs3612 (11/30/2012 8:38:57 AM) comp.os.linux.advocacy http://www.howtoforge.com/a-beginners-guide-to-btrfs
And this is just a "beginner's guide"... An amazing filesystem to make
GNU/Linux even better and more versatile.
Zed's dead baby, Zed's dead.
Is Android Linux?522 (11/11/2012 8:40:10 AM) comp.os.linux.advocacy http://www.androidcentral.com/ask-ac-android-linux
"While trawling through the Internet today I came across the Linux
Foundation's page, and my eyes were pulled to their top story. Now
this is nothing new,... TomB
Raspberry Pi...10037 (9/24/2012 5:53:07 PM) comp.os.linux.advocacy ....is in the house! I'm flashing my class 6 8GB SD card as we type and
will boot this nice little computer shortly.
I'm planning to go with a custom Gentoo install in the near future by
the ... TomB
G+ Advocacy discussion182 (5/18/2013 1:51:37 AM) comp.os.linux.advocacy They keep talking about how distros should be more diversified and not all
be just minor variations of each other.
Hmmmm, much as I have been saying that distros should be more diversified
and offer more c... usenet2(34126)
If this was MS1018 (4/16/2013 9:02:21 PM) comp.os.linux.advocacy
Fair-trade officials in Taiwan are looking into reports that Samsung
paid people to criticise rival HTC online.
Samsung is alleged to have hired students to post negative comments