Re: [Haifux] W2L0, second thoughts about kdevelop

2003-09-14 Thread Oron Peled
there are *different* strategies to reach the same goal. Once they understand this -- they already got half of what Linux is all about. -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.actcom.co.il/~oron Windows is NOT a virus: a virus is small

Re: [Haifux] SOLVED: Permission denied

2003-11-13 Thread Oron Peled
cases which is a pitty (I'm almost sure there isn't an official standard relating to this case, as mounting with noexec is pretty Linux specific). Cheers, (well not so much) -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED] http

Re: [Haifux] SOLVED: Permission denied

2003-11-17 Thread Oron Peled
pages had a special section for this type of non-obvious things. It was called BUGS or CAVEATS. -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.actcom.co.il/~oron write your own operating system. It has worked every time for me

Re: [Haifux] Immortal artsd process

2003-12-26 Thread Oron Peled
. Hope this explanation clears it out. What is still interesting is to know if this case of non-preemptible locking was due to programmer laziness or was inherent to the task this code was doing. Bye, -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: [Haifux] Seminar Demos by Denis Girou

2004-01-18 Thread Oron Peled
On Sunday 18 January 2004 11:40, Gustavo Halperin wrote: For example the package pst-fr3d I can't find. Do you now this class ??, Where I can download it?? Google for it -- first and second hits... -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: [Haifux] ANN: Lectures: Writing device drivers in Linux and Windoze

2004-01-27 Thread Oron Peled
, -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.actcom.co.il/~oron Linux lasts longer! -- Kim J. Brand [EMAIL PROTECTED] -- Haifa Linux

Re: [Haifux] encoding/decoding from mime / 1-D MR / 2-D MR / 2-D MMR formats to pdf or tiff

2004-01-29 Thread Oron Peled
it to Postscript and then ps2pdf (a wrapper around gs(1)). -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.actcom.co.il/~oron Please avoid sending me Word or PowerPoint attachments. See http://www.fsf.org/philosophy/no-word

Re: [Haifux] Re: InstaParty Thought - Buy/Receive the CD or Bust

2004-02-01 Thread Oron Peled
:-) So keep it that way, and it'll keep taking ~1hour/install... -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.actcom.co.il/~oron I love deadlines, especially the whooshing sound they make as they go by. -- Douglas Adams

Re: [Haifux] RHN on Fedora stations

2004-02-02 Thread Oron Peled
On Monday 02 February 2004 14:25, Dita Jacobovitz wrote: We need an automatic solution for the RHN up2date service for these 12 stations, One solution for up2date is 'current' (don't have the URL under my hand now) from Duke university (IIRC). Haven't tested lately, so YMMV. -- Oron Peled

Re: [Haifux] Fetchmail: The Mail Herschale [1]

2004-02-05 Thread Oron Peled
, but no hebrew -- GTK-1.x app :-( -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.actcom.co.il/~oron Hi! I'm a .signature virus! Copy me into your ~/.signature to help me spread

[Haifux] Re: slides for shell lecture

2004-03-01 Thread Oron Peled
are even named like in tcsh so dumb users (yes, me) should find them easily. Thanks shlomif, -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.actcom.co.il/~oron UNIX was not designed to stop you from doing stupid things, because

Re: [Haifux] Re: Digital darkroom with the GIMP lecture slides

2004-04-12 Thread Oron Peled
. Cheers, -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.actcom.co.il/~oron We don't do windows... -- Haifa Linux Club Mailing List (http://www.haifux.org

Re: [Haifux] Embedded OS Research

2004-05-17 Thread Oron Peled
in return for the information? Satisfaction for helping VDC? -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.actcom.co.il/~oron There are lies, damned lies, and statistics -- Benjamin Disraeli ...and benchmarks -- Garry Hodgson

Re: [Haifux] proposed lecture(s) - linux VFS and writing a real file-system

2004-10-19 Thread Oron Peled
' cover this _properly_?), so i that giving a proper intro would be interesting. Yes. -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.actcom.co.il/~oron ICQ UIN: 16527398 Mary had a little lambda, Its syntax white as snow, And every

Re: [Haifux] Proposed Lecture - Linux USB Subsystem Layer (in Video4Linux Context)

2004-10-28 Thread Oron Peled
On Thursday 28 October 2004 14:14, Muli Ben-Yehuda wrote: Seconded. Looking forward to the talk. Me too, me too :-) Moreover, it will force me to add a chapter to the Kernel internals course slides: http://users.actcom.co.il/~oron/oron/docs/kernel/kernel-1.15.pdf -- Oron Peled

Re: [Haifux] IBM Linux Study Group announcements on or off topic?

2004-11-26 Thread Oron Peled
On Thursday 04 November 2004 13:13, Muli Ben-Yehuda wrote: Would you be interested in receiving announcements of these biweekly sessions? Let me know. It's a rhetoric question, isn't it :-? -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: [Haifux] biulding drivers on linux2.6

2005-01-02 Thread Oron Peled
SUBDIRS= is still supported, but the new and prefered syntax for what you want is M= 2. It looks like your real error (unless you happen to use csh/tcsh), is writing $pwd (lower case) instead of $PWD. -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: [Haifux] man

2005-01-12 Thread Oron Peled
RTFM). Each section has an intro man page, so we can run: man 1 intro man 2 intro Q : how do i man write(2) ? , how do i use the 2 ? do man 2 write And even better: man man :-) -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: [Haifux] Xen and the art of giving talks

2005-01-12 Thread Oron Peled
Yes, Comparisons to other free (Qemu, Bochs,...) and non-free (vmware) are of course welcome... -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.actcom.co.il/~oron ICQ UIN: 16527398 If it's there and you can see it, it's REAL

Re: [Haifux] linux ipc

2005-01-16 Thread Oron Peled
on a device file, a new file system, /sysfs, /procfs, ioctl (not a good idea), add your own syscalls, etc, etc. And to make his life more interesting: NETLINK sockets... A better question is what do you want to do? Maybe we should add this question to the FAQ. sigh :-( -- Oron Peled

[Haifux] A lecture, maybe, if you like?

2005-01-18 Thread Oron Peled
Hi, Does anybody want to hear a (yet unwritten) lecture about Gnucash: How I manage my money and stay alive to tell the story... In which I'll present a great piece of free software which is not (yet?) famous. -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492

[Haifux] Announce: Kernel Course Slides

2005-02-04 Thread Oron Peled
://www.actcom.co.il/~oron go grab them. Last shameless plug: Of course you may ask the author to teach the course personally at your company, just remember the saying -- The slides are free, the instructor time isn't :-) [shamefully picked that paraphrase from Gilad] Bye, -- Oron Peled

Re: [Haifux] Proposed lecture - the Debian package acceptance procedure

2005-02-28 Thread Oron Peled
On Monday 28 February 2005 08:51, Shachar Shemesh wrote: Anyone interested? Sure. Writing .spec's for RPMS became boring, now we'll get to the real stuff :-) -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.actcom.co.il/~oron ICQ

Re: [Haifux] RAM FIFO

2005-04-27 Thread Oron Peled
requirement isn't mandatory (it won't be paged since it's in the working set). In that case, maybe a simple dd(1) [check the ibs= and obs= options] may do the trick. -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.actcom.co.il/~oron ICQ

Re: [Haifux] Real-time write on *ANY* filesystem

2005-06-22 Thread Oron Peled
-- In marketing speech this would give you guaranteed I/O response time (although I don't remember seeing any specific constraints on this [that's why I call it marketing]). Any other ideas anybody? -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: [Haifux] Lecture Proposals

2005-08-29 Thread Oron Peled
On Monday, 29 בAugust 2005 20:53, Alon Altman wrote: Here are some topics I have suggested in the past: ... Please vote for one or more of these lectures you would like to hear. That's easy: 1+2+3+4 -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: [Haifux] Suggestion for a haifux lecture

2005-12-07 Thread Oron Peled
- dbus Or in other words, Project Utopia (Robert Love et.al). -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.actcom.co.il/~oron ICQ UIN: 16527398 The speed of light really is too slow nowdays. -- Alan Cox

Re: [Haifux] compiling

2005-12-27 Thread Oron Peled
normal libraries are not possible (of course the actual running of gcc/ld is done by the kernel build system and not manually). Cheers, -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.actcom.co.il/~oron ICQ UIN: 16527398 Hi

Re: [Haifux] Linux Ubuntu in Haifa - help was needed , now some advise

2007-04-30 Thread Oron Peled
. Cheers, -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.actcom.co.il/~oron ICQ UIN: 16527398 write your own operating system. It has worked every time for me -- Linus Thorvalds

Re: [Haifux] Git Lecture discussion

2008-02-05 Thread Oron Peled
prone) method. What a lame excuse. [the .sig came out right this time...] -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.actcom.co.il/~oron ICQ UIN: 16527398 Linux is a trademark of Linus Torvalds in the USA and other countries

Re: [Haifux] Autoconf/Automake lecture tomorrow - please cancel

2008-07-27 Thread Oron Peled
(autoconf/automake/libtool). Just let me know if anyone interested. -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.actcom.co.il/~oron But it does move! -- Galileo Galilei

Re: [Haifux] Let's face it! (was W2L discussion)

2008-09-05 Thread Oron Peled
announcement board. As an example, facebook was used to pre-register August-Penguins attendance which is why I didn't pre-register (I don't have a facebook account and currently I don't plan to have one). My 2 (devalued) cents... -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4

Re: [Haifux] Successful Windows Vista refund!!

2008-12-03 Thread Oron Peled
On Wednesday, 3 בDecember 2008, Zvi Devir wrote: News Flash: The first Windows refund in Israel! Just read the news. This is a very big WOW and the PR was also very good. Thanks for your time and effort. -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: [Haifux] Some options for talks by a CEO from the silicon valley (on a special day)

2008-12-09 Thread Oron Peled
without going to small claims court Which would be an excellent sequel to Zvi Dvir's lecture about his case. Hey, Affordy, do you listen? -- Oron Peled Voice/Fax: +972-4-8228492 [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://www.actcom.co.il/~oron Problems cannot be solved

Re: [Haifux] Student complaints.

2009-02-03 Thread Oron Peled
-player/other-device for off-line viewing at their own leisure. This can usually worked around using Mazrim by Ilan Shavit: http://sourceforge.net/projects/mazrim/ Cheers, -- Oron Peled Voice: +972-4-8228492 o...@actcom.co.il http

Re: [Haifux] The 10th tip?

2009-02-07 Thread Oron Peled
be taught. If this poorly thought out course would be put to rest, it's hours could be used to enforce some existing courses. The best thing IMO would be not to use them for theory lecture hours, but rather as extra labs or practice hours for the relevant courses. -- Oron Peled

Re: [Haifux] Linux Friendly Netbook?

2009-05-03 Thread Oron Peled
). For some gory details (long URL): http://www.happyassassin.net/2009/01/30/intel-gma-500-poulsbo-graphics-on- linux-a-precise-and-comprehensive-summary-as-to-why-youre-screwed/ Cheers, -- Oron Peled Voice: +972-4-8228492 o...@actcom.co.il http

[Haifux] OT: Bezeqint made me poof... he's gone

2009-06-09 Thread Oron Peled
(navigating through Bezeqint support structure) revealed the unbelievable THE FREAKING BASTARDS PULLED THE PLUG ON THE DOMAINS WITHOUT EVEN TELLING ANYBODY. I'm now in damage control mode (formal faxes to customer support, etc.) Anybody else? -- Oron Peled Voice

Re: [Haifux] Missing UDP statistics in recent distributions (RcvbufErrors, SndbufErrors)

2009-07-28 Thread Oron Peled
zombie networks, we already have enough Win* ones). -- Oron Peled Voice: +972-4-8228492 o...@actcom.co.il http://users.actcom.co.il/~oron If it's not source, it's not software. -- www.gnu.org ___ Haifux

Re: [Haifux] Open Source Games or the Lack of Them

2009-09-19 Thread Oron Peled
are the ultimate obstacle. No chance to tackle it. We are doomed :-O Shana Tova and may the source be with you. P.S: Shlomi, you've started debating by cross-posting to 3-4 large mailing lists. Cut it out! If you cannot choose the right mailing list for a post, just skip it until you do. -- Oron

Re: [Haifux] QEMU/KVM vs. VMWare: The beauty and the beast

2010-01-10 Thread Oron Peled
/rhev-spice-guest-drivers-released-windows Bye, -- Oron Peled Voice: +972-4-8228492 o...@actcom.co.il http://users.actcom.co.il/~oron write your own operating system. It has worked every time for me -- Linus Thorvalds

Re: [Haifux] Kernel oops, so what?

2010-01-17 Thread Oron Peled
joined the kernel digging hobby. However, this collaborative bug-collection frameworks increase the chance for a quicker fix. Cheers, -- Oron Peled Voice: +972-4-8228492 o...@actcom.co.il http://users.actcom.co.il/~oron

Re: [Haifux] Kernel for Fedora: Repository or vanilla?

2010-09-19 Thread Oron Peled
between major upgrades) have around 1K patches :-O Cheers, -- Oron Peled Voice: +972-4-8228492 o...@actcom.co.il http://users.actcom.co.il/~oron If it's there and you can see it, it's REAL If it's there and you can't see it, it's TRANSPARENT If it's

Re: [Haifux] Kernel for Fedora: Repository or vanilla?

2010-09-20 Thread Oron Peled
of the slower alternatives I mentioned in my earlier post. Enjoy, -- Oron Peled Voice: +972-4-8228492 o...@actcom.co.il http://users.actcom.co.il/~oron Some people claim that the UNIX learning curve is steep, but at least you only have to climb it once

Re: [Haifux] Login console freezes: Eli's weekly riddle

2010-11-06 Thread Oron Peled
On Sunday, 7 בNovember 2010 00:44:12 Eli Billauer wrote: The LKML thread is at http://lkml.org/lkml/2010/11/2/314 (for some Eli, I always suspected you are a programmer disguised as a EE, now you proved me right ;-) That was a very interesting read. -- Oron Peled

Re: [Haifux] Pulseaudio: Sounds good in theory

2011-01-13 Thread Oron Peled
the sources for 0.9.22, but ./configure failed on some missing dependency. I suppose that only Red Hat University graduates compile from sources nowadays. The interesting question is *which* dependency? -- Oron Peled Voice: +972-4-8228492 o...@actcom.co.il

Re: [Haifux] Pulseaudio: Sounds good in theory

2011-01-13 Thread Oron Peled
. Since Fedora-13 (I now user 14), both GNOME and KDE mixers are fully pulseaudio aware and show the required controls natively. So pavucontrol remains for people that use other (less common) desktops. -- Oron Peled Voice: +972-4-8228492 o...@actcom.co.il

Re: [Haifux] No! No! Don't compile your kernel!

2011-01-24 Thread Oron Peled
;-) -- Oron Peled Voice: +972-4-8228492 o...@actcom.co.il http://users.actcom.co.il/~oron If you have an apple and I have an apple and we exchange apples then you and I will still each have one apple. But if you have an idea and I have an idea

Re: [Haifux] MCTIP computer technician course

2011-02-20 Thread Oron Peled
and expensive training at this stage is investing a lot of resource with verry little benefit (unless you somehow practise this knowledge during army service) -- Oron Peled Voice: +972-4-8228492 o...@actcom.co.il http://users.actcom.co.il/~oron write

Re: [Haifux] [HAIFUX LECTURE - CANCELLED] Today's lecture is cancelled

2011-05-30 Thread Oron Peled
should raise a car-maintenance fund to prevent this academic boycot? :-) -- Oron Peled Voice: +972-4-8228492 o...@actcom.co.il http://users.actcom.co.il/~oron A billion flies _can_ be wrong - I'd rather eat lamb chops than shit. -- Linus

Re: [Haifux] Telling the kernel business is closed (my weekly riddle)

2011-06-27 Thread Oron Peled
(easy to write some global cleanup + exit code) Cheers, -- Oron Peled Voice: +972-4-8228492 o...@actcom.co.il http://users.actcom.co.il/~oron Lottery: A tax on people who are bad at math. ___ Haifux

Re: [Haifux] New mail icon for Thunderbird over Gnome

2012-05-13 Thread Oron Peled
-notification: http://www.nongnu.org/mailnotify This supported multiple accounts/mailboxes/protocols, etc. I believe you can find it pre-packaged even for your pre-historic Fedora. Cheers, -- Oron Peled Voice: +972-4-8228492 o...@actcom.co.il http

[Haifux] שתי הצעות עבודה: מפתח לינוקס ואיש תמיכה לינוקס

2013-05-20 Thread Oron Peled
מבוססות לינוקס בתחום התקשורת. השתתפות מוכחת בפרוייקטי קוד פתוח ותכנה חופשית -- יתרון. מקום העבודה: משגב \ כרמיאל לפרטים: j...@yaad.org.il -- Oron Peled Voice: +972-4-8228492 o...@actcom.co.il http://users.actcom.co.il/~oron ...there are two

Re: [Haifux] [JOB OFFER] VB Developer needed in Univ. of Haifa

2013-07-08 Thread Oron Peled
On Monday 08 July 2013 15:42:43 Orr Dunkelman wrote: The department of political science at university of Haifa is looking for a VB developer (yes, not really FOSS-related, but it's in Haifa) for an interesting project. VB as in Virtually-Broken -- no? [couldn't resist] -- Oron Peled

Re: [Haifux] kmail "sender-images"

2015-10-26 Thread Oron Peled
Message Window -> Enable Gravatar Support) Maybe there are other sources? -- Oron Peled Voice: +972-4-8228492 o...@actcom.co.il http://users.actcom.co.il/~oron "First they ignore you, then they lau

Re: [Haifux] Fwd: compiler/tools/architecture conference

2015-10-19 Thread Oron Peled
d Muli doesn't know what you are talking about ;-) /> I think this is the corresponding code, but I don't think I know how to configure this in KMail :)/ /> X-Google-DKIM-Signature: v=1; a=rsa-sha256; c=relaxed/relaxed;/ Nope, that's related to DKIM signature used to help some spam

Re: [Haifux] Fwd: compiler/tools/architecture conference

2015-10-19 Thread Oron Peled
[Muly, sorry for hijacking your thread, but it's becoming interesting...] On Monday 19 October 2015 10:39:00 Baruch Siach wrote: > On Mon, Oct 19, 2015 at 10:21:43AM +0300, Oron Peled wrote: > > /On Sunday 18 October 2015 23:31:56 Diego Iastrubni wrote:/ > > /> Muli,/ > >