Archives week 3 of 2006

Jan. 16, 2006 - Jan. 22, 2006

Minor tweak to the kernel a bad idea (ztdummy non-functional, whole system gone for a bit...)

Woke up this morning to try the results of last night's last kernel recompile. I wasn't able to get zaptel running, and have been noticing that the system clock is going wildly out of sync (despite ntpd running), so I turned off the preemptive kernel switch. Oops. Every loadable kernel module became non-functional. Rebuilding the ...

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Housekeeping is dangerous (Accidentally blow away my only working kernel's source directory...)

I ran out of disk space on my "old" drive (which is where my home directory and all non-multimedia files go), so I went through and killed off the various system directories from my old Linux install (I run from the new disk now). Unfortunately, I didn't remember that /usr/src contained the last working Kernel ...

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