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15 June 2009


Minty Boost USB charger


OpenAxiom: The Open Scientific Computation Platform.

Ants - Coljure vs Common Lisp

The code is here.

12 June 2009


Michele Simionato has some nice entries titled Adventures of a Pythonista in Schemeland that you can find here.

File Systems

I've installed Fedora 11 in a few places and that uses ext4 as the default. Finally the slow deletes of ext3 are fixed. Other than that, so far so good.

CRFS and POHMELFS two different, much higher prefermance, nfs replacements.

CRFS uses btrfs. Both seem to be from Oracle.

10 June 2009


A ServerFault discussion about good speeds over NFS and iSCSI.

A Sun Grid engine workshop in September

Sun's SAM-QFS file system and archive mgmt system.

Needle in a haystack - Facebooks network storage.


Trip report to the EuroLisp Symposium in Milan.

Bruce O'Neel

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