Friday, November 19, 2010

Monday, April 19, 2010

Compiling linux kernel

It has been a long time, since I did some kernel compilation.
I was planning to compile a new kernel and play around with it over the week end. So I downloaded linux- I am running linux on virtual machine, as I don't have other options:-)

Because of some other activities/issues I could not achieve what I had planned. I could not compile and install it yesterday. Today I started off again and managed to get it compiled and installed.
Earlier I used to create initrd image using mkinitrd. mkinitrd is no more available in ubuntu and I had to use the following command to create the initramfs image,

update-initramfs -c –k

Now my Ubuntu 9.10 is running kernel:-)

I badly want to do some hacking, but I have to go to sleep now:-(
Let's see what can be done, in the coming days..

Saturday, April 17, 2010

Tweet from Linux

Twitux is a popular twitter application for linux.
It's a simple app of that kind.
You can choose your twitter app from Twitter Fan Wiki

On a fedora machine issue the following command as root to istall twitux.

#yum install twitux

Happy tweeting..

Hello World!


printf("Hello World!");

std::cout << "Hello World!";

System.out.print("Hello World!");

print "Hello World!"

Console.WriteLine("Hello World!");

echo "Hello World!"