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Setting up the Realtek's card reader driver for Linux (Gentoo)

First time as I looked at my build-in into my laptop card reader to configure sdcard for the raspberry pi, it turned out that it was not working out of the box. 463 more words


ghc 7.8.3 and rare architectures

After some initially positive experience with ghc-7.8-rc1 I’ve decided to upstream most of gentoo fixes.

On rare arches ghc-7.8.3 behaves a bit bad:

  • ia64 build stopped being able to link itself after…
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How to figure out PID of a given binary name?

Hey guys,

How to know what PID is of a given program name? Well, you can use the most well known (maybe) command  “ps -e… 81 more words


How to create overlay on Gentoo?


Gentoo enables “to merge” third-parties portage trees onto official tree by creating a local overlay. You can create a local overlay as described in the steps bellow. 66 more words