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Linux 3.17-rc2 Release Marks 23 Years of the Linux Kernel

xming Re:Poll idea (106 comments)

22 years give or take, started with SLS, can't remember which version probably older than this one ftp://ftp.ibiblio.org/pub/hist... as I can vaguely remember kernel 0.97 but SLS 1.03 has kernel 0.98pl.

FWIW this is the first Linux distro (there are earlier versions but I didn't bother to search) ftp://ftp.ibiblio.org/pub/hist...

And the place to get your kernel was ftp://ftp.funet.fi/pub/linux/

about three weeks ago
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In a Hole, Golf Courses Experiment With 15-inch Holes

xming Re:News for nerds? (405 comments)

grep pizza article_content && if [ $? -eq 0 ]; then echo "News for nerds"; fi

about 5 months ago
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Is Oprah Cheating On Her Microsoft Love?

xming Re:EPIC (215 comments)

MS PR/marketing, not Oprah.

about 2 years ago
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Is Oprah Cheating On Her Microsoft Love?

xming EPIC (215 comments)

Fail.

about 2 years ago
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Ask Slashdot: Best Linux Game For Young Kids?

xming Re:nethack (338 comments)

xpilots and killbill

about 2 years ago
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Ask Slashdot: What Distros Have You Used, In What Order?

xming SLS (867 comments)

SLS -> Slackware -> Yggdrassil -> Suse/Debian/Redhat -> Mandrack -> LFS -> Gentoo

about 2 years ago
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Windows 8 Features With Linux Antecedents

xming Re:"Linux Command Line Tirckery" HA! (642 comments)

Your Linux seems really easy, I usually have to do mkdir -p /mnt/iso && modprobe loop && mount -o loop /this/is/really/a/long/path/LiveCD-2012.iso /mnt/iso But mine is one line shorter :p

more than 2 years ago
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Linux Kernel 2.6.32 Released

xming kvm and ksm (195 comments)

kvm (with a little patch) supports it, running it right now with 5 guests and have 53K pages which are shared. # cat /sys/kernel/mm/ksm/pages_sharing 53714 That's ~200MB for about 1,5GB memory used on the host. Now I can't figured out how many times those pages are shared, so I can't calculated the actual memory saved (it's between 200MB and 4x200MB).

more than 4 years ago
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Smile! Urine Candid Camera!

xming golden shower (370 comments)

Video footage for golden shower fans.

more than 5 years ago
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Duke Nukem For Never

xming Duke Nukem (565 comments)

For Never.

more than 5 years ago
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McAfee Sites Vulnerable To XSS Attack

xming Epic fail (84 comments)

Horribly.

more than 5 years ago
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Teen Takes On Donor's Immune System

xming New joke (231 comments)

In Australia the donor immunes you.

more than 6 years ago

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