Tag Archives: linux

Laptop Purchase: Advice Please!

I am going back to being a student starting this august. First thing that struck me was that I will have to return my company provided laptop, a Lenovo T60p which has been my constant companion for the past 3.5 … Continue reading

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Flashback: Linux and moi

Quick takes: India leads the 7 match series 4-0. Dhoni’s Dashers do it again. Poker has become the new favourite game here at Civilization.inc If a team loses the match due to losing the toss, can you use the phrase … Continue reading

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Working for Fun

Quick Takes (Style shamelessly borrowed from KCG’s blog) Cricket: India comprehensively defeated Australia in the 2nd Test! IEEE tutorial session on GNU/Linux Kernel Programming held during the last weekend went well. Though I had to wrap up the session on … Continue reading

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New Hompage

I bought myself some web-space at http://nearlyfreespeech.net. It’s one of those sites, where you pay as you use. They provide ssh access along with the usual ftp. And they support RSync. So pretty much what I needed for hosting my … Continue reading

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State of affairs in September

It’s been almost a month since my last blogpost. But no apologies. I spent time doing some really interesting things. Some of which I am going to write about now. I started off by applying to the various universities in … Continue reading

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Vim Scripts change in v7.1

I moved to Fedora 9 last week, and things have been working great, except for my vim, which yelled everytime I tried opening a file: ————————————————- ego@sofia:~$ vim ~/.vimrc Error detected while processing /home/ego/.vimrc: line¬†¬† 10: E563: stat(./cscope.out) error: 2 … Continue reading

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Stuck with the mistake

It’s been some time since I last posted something. Had been busy gathering data for the OLS paper and once that was done, got some time to look into the couple of months old CPU-Hotplug issue. There are some more … Continue reading

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