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OSnews about Solaris Filesystems

OSNews published a good and positive article about the filesystem choices at Opensolaris - Solaris Filesystem Choices: True, some of these features can be found in any enterprise-ready UNIX OS....

links for 2008-04-22

Modifying and Respinning a Bootable Solaris ISO Image (tags: Solaris ISO) Gary Voth Photography: The Forgotten Lens About 50mm lenses (tags: photography) BigAdmin Feature Article: Patch Management Best Practices (tags:...

Solaris as a storage OS

Otmar Meier of otmanix.de wrote a nice summary of all the features in Solaris making it a good choice for storage systems: Solaris als Storageserver. Sorry, it´s in german, but...

What people think about necrophiliacs?

(found via graphjam. Thanks to Chris for the tip)

An Google Ad too far on Facebook

I can´t remember, that i allowed Facebook to advertise on Google Search pages with my name. When i search for “Jörg Möllenkamp”, this Google Ad appeared: I´ve tried the same...

Jupiter

Official informations about UltraSPARC VII aka Jupiter is a little bit sparse at the moment, but a look at Opensolaris and opensolaris.org yields some interesting informations. Bob Hueston collected the...

links for 2008-04-21

Gerhards' Weblog: Amazing easy - Solaris 10 as iSCSI target (tags: iSCSI Solaris)

Mysql and Sun

I planed to write an article about this “Sun will close the source of Mysql” nonsense. Alec Muffet summarizes the real story of this Enterprise/Community Edition discussion on his blog...

links for 2008-04-20

BigAdmin Feature Article: Sun Java System Directory Server 6.0 as an LDAP Naming Service: Part 1 -- Installation and Configuration (tags: ldap solaris sysadmin tutorial sun howto directory) Bringing identity...

Kampnagel

Nicht nur eine Theather- und Zappelbude:

The future of mysql (The Project)

Michael Widenius gave an interesting presentation on the MySQL Users Conference:The future of MySQL. He talks about the shortcomings of mysql and their solution. A really interesting read. PS: I...

About frogs, storks and Linux - or: The nature of pseudo correlations

This is really interesting. I´ve talked about this effect at my presentation on Friday. There is an effect in statistics called pseudo correlation. You have an pseudo correllation, when you...

links for 2008-04-19

YouTube - ZFS-Man (tags: ZFS fun) Mac and Solaris: Fix the "xterm-color" issue (tags: Mac Solaris) IBM Ponders Future of System x (tags: IBM xSeries) Murphys Law (tags: article)

Successful advertisment

I have to keep this “New Soul” from Yael Naim from my ears. When i hear this music, i have the strong urge to search my credit card and to...

c0t0d0s0@Heldenfunk

Ich habe ja eigentlich schon so jede Schandtat in Bezug auf Bloggen, Twittern (und was es da noch so an neumodischen Diensten gibt ) ausprobiert. Nur gepodcasted habe ich noch...

Hardware review: Ultimate Ears super.fi 4vi

I wrote some days ago in Twitter, that i purchased some Ultimate Ears super.fi 4vi as my old original iPhone phones. This was a little bit tricky, as i wanted...

No data was harmed in this movie ....

… but two hard disks had a really bad day. A demonstration of the capabilities of ZFS: </param></param></embed>

Two interesting presentations.

I found two really interesting interesting presentation. At first Brent Paulson wrote an really interesting presentation about practical Opensolaris Security. It´s a good overview about the possibilities of Solaris to...

Less known Solaris Feature: Solaris Security Toolkit

When you want to place a system into a network, it´s a good practice to harden the system. Hardening is the configuration of a system to minimize the attack vectors...