Archives de l’auteur : Louis

Oneiric first drive

Ok, I finally got a few minutes to start testing Oneiric Beta 1 on my HP Elitebook 8440p.  Since it is the computer that I use on my daily job, I preferred to launch it using a USB key and … Continuer la lecture

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Live from my phone

The fun of being a geek is to find silly things to do, like to try to blog from an Android phone. Well, using the power of the open source (wordpress & Android) looks like it will be easier then … Continuer la lecture

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Remember that day ?

Not that it is very a original post, but it was 20 years ago. Linus Benedict Torvalds View profile More options Aug 26 1991, 8:12 am Hello everybody out there using minix – I’m doing a (free) operating system (just … Continuer la lecture

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My very own little wiki

Having a linux based distribution as the operating system on my laptop has many advantages.  One of them is to be able to easily run an apache instance and use my laptop as a local webserver.  This has allowed me … Continuer la lecture

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When technology simply works…

In my job as a support engineer, I spend my day trying to fix problem. So it is refreshing when, sometimes, the technology that we’re providing simply works. Like this morning when I decided to test a total autonomous laptop … Continuer la lecture

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A new journey with Canonical

As many around me know, I have recently moved to a new job with Canonical.  This journey started quite funnily on April 18th by a Support Sprint event in our Montréal’s office. I say funnily because, while I now lives … Continuer la lecture

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crashdc : going Beta

That’s it ! crashdc is now officially beta software. I just uploaded the 0.6-1 bits on the sf.net server which will be the official first fully functional release. I’m also doing a presentation at Solution Linux 2010 tomorrow at 2pm. … Continuer la lecture

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An example of crashdc output

Quick post to tell you that I have uploaded an example of the output that crashdc produces. It is using the newly developped BASIC mode (output from an ADVANCED mode is too big to post here). You can view it … Continuer la lecture

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crashdc : An update

It’s been a while since I haven’t posted about crashdc.  Not that nothing happened, just that I didn’t get to it. First of all, the development tree is now public and you can see it here : http://crashdc.svn.sourceforge.net/viewvc/crashdc/ I had … Continuer la lecture

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crashdc : The architecture

So you might want to know more about how crashdc is organized.  Well here are a few pointers. crashdc is a shell script that is called from a kdump mechanism which is triggered when a vmcore dump file gets created. … Continuer la lecture

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