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Date with the Gentoo Oxen - Part Quatre

This is already my 4th iteration of “Why I love Gentoo and really enjoy the pain of working with it”. Therefore, I decided to do a brief recap of what changed in my impressions and understanding of this unique and enchanting GNU/Linux distributions. 709 more words

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Gentoo on Spectre x360

A couple of weeks ago, my laptop, a 4 years old ultrabook, stopped working because of a bus problem. Instead of asking the manufacturer to fix it, I took the decision of buying a new laptop. 384 more words

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Gentoo, Valgrind and 0x8F 0xEA 0xF8 0x10 0xC9 0x3 0x1D 0x0

I have an AMD FX 8350 processor which uses TBM (Trailing Bit Manipulation) instructions but Valgrind doesn’t support them so it’s bugged for my processor on my gentoo operating system (Because the way I compiled everything, I used -march=bdver2 and some sse4 instructions) each time I try valgrind I get something similar to this: 168 more words

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Expedition Cruising Antarctica - Part Five – Last Landing and the end of the Adventure

The final day of expeditions started early as an announcement was made that Orcas could be seen off the starboard side.  Passengers poured out into the common areas on the ship, many having put polar parkas over their nightwear.  525 more words

Cruise

Yeah, a new one in my stupid linux fails mid-night. I was just installing Gentoo and wanting to prepare my disk. Well at first I did everything right, but then I wanted to correct something and started… 118 more words

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Fuzzy Love Story

Gentoo Lynux Adams was born on April 1st 2005 into a hoarders home. I rescued him the very moment he was able to leave his mother. 888 more words

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Time to retire

I’m sad to say it’s the end of the road for me with Gentoo, after 13 years volunteering my time (my “anniversary” is tomorrow). My time and motivation to commit to Gentoo have steadily declined over the past couple of years and eventually stopped entirely. 162 more words

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