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American Accent

I found this interesting quiz that guesses your American English accent: What American accent do you have? Your Result: The West   Your accent is the lowest common...

Solaris Wine

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Using CUPS Print Server for Solaris 10

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Solaris laptop battery status

alt="Screen show showing batstat, apcipowertool and GNOME battery status" width="422" height="244" border="0" />Screen shot of my IBM Thinkpad T-40 laptop...

Mounting a Linux NFSv4 filesystem on Solaris

I've had a problem mounting a NFS filesystem on Solaris 10 from Linux 2.6 (SUSE 10.1). The NFSv4 filesystem was on a Linux server, and Solaris was the client...

The Signature Collection

Here's a collection I've been gathering of email signature tag lines. None are mine (I just keep it simple with two lines). However, here's ones I've saved over...

Cookies

alt="Date Chocolate Chip Cookies" align="right" width="184" height="122" border="0" /> The term cookies in computerspeak refers to a "token" of information...

Hotel San Diego Implosion

width="422" height="266" border="0"> Before: Hotel San Diego, Northeast corner, May 2002 Yesterday, the historic Hotel San Diego was demolished. The seven-story...

Solaris ZFS and Zones: Simple Example

The following is a simple example of creating a ZFS filesystem and using it to hold a newly-created Solaris Zone (Solaris Container).Zones are in Solaris 10...