Building a kernel on Centos

Sept. 30, 2006, 7:02 p.m.

I need to have ReiserFs support in my (Annoying) Centos server. Sadly, the Centos Plus kernel doesn't support Reiser as it is. As I learnt the hard way, It's not safe to attempt to replace the kernel without physical access to the server (The server is in California I am in Sri Lanka), the only way ...

Centos and Reiserfs.

Sept. 29, 2006, 6:53 p.m.

Lame old Centos doesn't support Reiserfs. When the old server was replaced, the hard drive that contained the data was moved across to the new server. It wasn't until a little while ago that I had need to access that data. It was then that I realized that it has a Reiserfs partition which is not sup ...

Macbook and Sigma Zoom.

Sept. 26, 2006, 2:29 a.m. Macbook , photography

What does a Macbook and a Sigma Zoom lense have in common? their out of this world pricing (at least in Sri Lanka.)Today I walked into the apple retailer's shop in Colombo and inquired about macbooks and Imacs. The entry level macbook is Rs 153,000.00 compare that with the price in Singapore which i ...

Getting hold of the Saadhu.

Sept. 17, 2006, 7:30 p.m.

The saadhu.com, the first asian electronic novel will be celebrating it's 8th birthday soon. And it's about time that I regained full control of the domain name.I certainly own the domain but I am not in full control of it due to a sequence of events that took place over period of time. It started o ...

Centos Getting on My nervous.

Sept. 10, 2006, 8:06 a.m.

Centos is getting on my nervous. raditha.com is now hosted on a server that runs Centos. It was unavailable for nearly two days purely because it's fault (though the Centors community might argue that the fault is mine).The server had to be restarted (because a new hard disk was added), after the re ...

Logitech Quickcam express.

Sept. 1, 2006, 10:32 p.m.

A friend of mine returned from Sweden a few days ago and gave me a Logitech Quickcam Express as a present. This is the second time that I have recieved a webcam as a present. Both cameras unfortunately are unusable on linux.When you plug the device nothing happens, except for a message in the log fi ...