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Und jedem Anfang wohnt ein Zauber inne

Es muß das Herz bei jedem Lebensrufe Bereit zum Abschied sein und Neubeginne, Um sich in Tapferkeit und ohne Trauern In andre, neue Bindungen zu geben. Und jedem Anfang wohnt ein Zauber inne, Der uns beschützt und der uns hilft, zu leben.Aus "Stufen" von Hermann Hesse 2005 brauchten Server schon 1.2% des Stroms der USA. Seitdem hat sich der Traffic im Internet versechsfacht. Sparsamere Server müssen her - doch Rettung naht. Denn eins haben alle Internet-Anwendungen gemein:...

Wednesday, October 10, 2007 | Technologies | Read More

Ebook File Creation from HTML

This article is about generating some ebook files formats from HTML. "Ebooks" are file formats that are viewable on ebook readers, including PDAs and smart cell phones/mobile phones. HTML files are fine for viewing on the web, and in fact many ebook readers support HTML.Plain text format is the most universal format, supported by nearly all ebook readers. and often more compact for small displays, but lack images.Palm OS Doc PDB file format is supported on Palm Pilots andother...

Saturday, September 1, 2007 | Technologies | Read More

We've moved - /usr/ccs/bin commands, that is

A recent update to Solaris Nevada (build 68 to be precise) has moved the /usr/ccs/bin utilities to /usr/bin. This move includes the link-editor, and associated utilities.

Monday, June 25, 2007 | Technologies | Read More

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 denominator of American speech. Unless you're a SoCal surfer, no one thinks you have an accent. And really, you may not even be from the West at all, you could easily be from Florida or one of those big Southern cities like Dallas or Atlanta. The Midland   North Central   Boston   The South   The Inland North   Philadelphia   The...

Wednesday, December 20, 2006 | Technologies | Read More

'_init'/'_fini' not found - use the compiler drivers

A recently added error check within ld(1) has uncovered the following condition. ld: warning: symbol `_init' not found, but .init section exists - \\ possible link-edit without using the compiler driver ld: warning: symbol `_fini' not found, but .fini section exists - \\ possible link-edit without using the compiler driver The encapsulation, and execution of .init and .fini sections is a combination of user definitions and compiler driver files. Users typically create...

Tuesday, December 19, 2006 | Technologies | Read More

Solaris Wine

alt="Solaris cabernet sauvignon" width="297" height="549" border="0" />[click to enlarge] align="right" alt="Solaris cabernet sauvignon" width="347" height="438" border="0" /> My wife saw this bottle at the store and bought it. It's Solaris wine, a California cabernet sauvignon. Here's what it says in the back: SOLARIS® LATIN FOR “OF THE SUN”Go beyond the ordinary—ignite your tastebuds with pure California fruit that screams blold, plush, round and ready to drink. This...

Sunday, December 3, 2006 | Technologies | Read More