Aurelien Jarno wrote in his blog about new arm buildds he set up to work around the non-responsive arm buildd admin. The topic has been carried to the debian-project ML under 2 threads: Please appoint one new person to the… Read moreFirefox/Iceweasel works again!
Or: Everything was better in the past! I don’t know whether the change from Firefox to Iceweasel or the upgrade to v2.x caused this, but Firefox/Iceweasel doesn’t run anymore on my PowerPC: [ij@muaddib:]~$ firefox The application ‘Gecko’ lost its connection… Read moreAurelien and the Arm port
Some time ago I blogged about madwifi and my Netgear WG311T. Well, it still sucks. I’ve setup a serial console to my PowerPC box now and have now some debugging output, when the madwifi driver horribly fails: wifi0: rx FIFO… Read moreIceweasel? I want my Firefox back!
Maybe some of you have already noticed, that there’s a new section (flavour) on Buildd.Net called skolelinux, which maps to etch-skolelinux and has currently i386 and powerpc included. This was just a quick addition and maybe there’re are some things… Read moreLinux, WLAN, Netgear and Madwifi – a neverending story
Oh, well… in my last blog entry I stated that I’ll move my drupal installation to my new server. But I didn’t know at that time that drupal has been orphaned and a grave bug has been filed to prevent… Read moreBuildd.Net: etch-skolelinux added
I’ll move the drupal installation to a new host in the next days. So, it’s somewhat likely that somthing will break. Sorry for that in advance… 🙂
Ok, Dunc-Tanc (DT) is being discussed everywhere like here, here or here. The reason for discussion is the amount of US-$ 6000 (or EUR 4800, as Marc Haber calculated). For many of the readers that is really, really much money… Read moreMigrating to a new server
Thomas Pöhnitzsch wrote in a comment to my previous blog entry about replication with PostgreSQL: we had just finished a big project (based on sarge) which, among other features, required almost the same setup. I have pgcluster-debs for postgresql versions… Read moreDunc-Tanc and what can be done with 6000 US-$…
Dear Lazyweb… For a project I need to setup two freeradius server with a PostgreSQL database backend. It’s intended that the freeradius server are accessing their database backends locally, i.e. on the same machine. Of course, the two database needs… Read morePGCluster debs
Or: The Consequences of that awful Vancouver Proposal… It’s no news that I’m no big fan of the Vancouver Proposal. It’s aiming into the wrong direction, IMHO, and is not very well thought through. It’s basically a master plan of… Read morePostgreSQL and Replication