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Dining with the Kernel

Daddy was opinionated for sure. And one of the things he had very strong opinions on was where he ate. Once he liked a place, he could be counted on to go back. 437 more words


The Next Era of Computer Science

Pursuing Computer Science eh? Well, as attractive as it might look, pursuing computer science can become a headache if you don’t know what to learn. As a computer science student, I have had many troubling moments pondering over the same and getting nowhere. 156 more words


What the Heck Is a Kernel?

I attempt to answer that question, for the sake of the layperson, in this Toastmasters speech I gave this afternoon.

My evaluations and feedback were overwhelmingly positive. 157 more words

How to compile the linux kernel

Download a kernel source from kernel.org and let’s suppose that it is extracted in the directory ~/linux-x.yy.zz

Sometimes it can be a good idea to start with a current kernel configuration. 177 more words


American vs English beer

Now since my husband came back from america I have been drinking some of the samples that he got and when that ran out as some is saved for Christmas we went back to Mouton Rouge and the Bottle shop to compare the English beer again. 434 more words


What is a kernel? Explain various types of kernel like Monolithic,Micro,Modular briefly.

A kernel is a central component of an operating system. It acts as an interface between the user applications and the hardware. The sole aim of the kernel is to manage the communication between the software (user level applications) and the hardware (CPU, disk memory etc). 470 more words

Operating System

Kernel Tinkering, SuSE, and SteamOS

This is what I like about studying for certifications. They force you to look into subjects at a deeper level than you may otherwise have done. 203 more words