Monthly Archives: August 2010
Nano-nonsense: 25 years of charlatanry « Locklin on science. Interesting post about why nanotechnology is cobblers
TBFKAYIBYNYAAYB – all about systemd, the launchd-inspired (partially) replacement for init in Fedora 14.
Why does this query (on a small indexed table with ~3000 rows) take almost a minute to return select client, unix_timestamp() – unix_timestamp(hittime) as timediff from polling where id in (select max(id) from polling where system=’$system’ group by client) and … Continue reading
Proposed Q&A site for for advanced users of Linux, FreeBSD and other Un*x-like operating systems
Talk:Aluminium/Spelling – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Look at the edit wars for the spelling of aluminIum on wikipedia!
Top Ten One-Liners from CommandLineFu Explained – good coders code, great reuse. I particularly like 2, 3 & 9.