Compiling The Linux Kernel

This is the new Kernel Section (May 2001) and at least the kernel building part is finally completed out in a nice looking manner. The old kernel section has needed help for so long that I decided to finally redo the page correctly. Here it is, enjoy! Required Packages Note: The correct required packages will… Continue reading Compiling The Linux Kernel

How to PDF Documents in Linux

Using ps2pdf in Linux There is a Linux utility called ps2pdf which will convert from a PostScript file to PDF format. The syntax for using ps2pdf is as follows: ps2pdf source.ps output.pdf You can convert a document to PostScript from Windows by installing a non-existing PostScript printer which prints to file. Using Windows and Linux… Continue reading How to PDF Documents in Linux

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Network File Copy using SSH

Please note that &&, ||, and -, are documented at the bottom of this page. PUSH: ssh target_address cat <localfile “>” remotefile ssh target_address cat <localfile – “>” remotefile cat localfile | ssh target_address cat “>” remotefile cat localfile | ssh target_address cat – “>” remotefile dd if=localfile | ssh target_address dd of=remotefile ssh target_address… Continue reading Network File Copy using SSH

Installing Linux on the Compaq Original Smart Array Controller

Identifying a Compaq Original Smart Array Controller A Compaq Original Smart Array Controller can be identified because it will have one of the following numbers on it: Vendor ID Device ID Name Spare # Assembly # Option # 110e 2040 Smart Array Controller (EISA) 142130-001 002969-001 142055-001 110e 2040 Smart Array Controller (EISA) 181132-001 003596-001… Continue reading Installing Linux on the Compaq Original Smart Array Controller

Solaris on Compaq Servers

Here are the docs I currently have on installing Solaris on Compaq Servers: loading_solaris_8.html Some general instructions on installing Solaris 8 on Compaq Servers, I have not had a chance to personally test these instructions yet. solaris8dca.html Additional instructions on installing Solaris 8 on Compaq Servers. sol8inst.html General install notes of Solaris 8 on Compaq… Continue reading Solaris on Compaq Servers

Compaq Smart-2/E Array Controller

Spare# 194752-001 Assembly# 194771-001 Option# 194751-001 If you have any comments, questions, or improvements then please drop me a line. Click here to find out how to contact me: contact.html. If you have the Compaq Original Eisa Smart Array Controller then please refer to these instructions located at smart.html. If you wish to learn more… Continue reading Compaq Smart-2/E Array Controller

ISO, CDR, and CDRW in Linux

Creating an ISO Image Here are a couple of different commands for creating an ISO image: [[email protected] /root]# mkisofs -RJ -o image.iso /burndirectory/ [[email protected] /root]# mkisofs -J -o image.iso /burndirectory The options (-RJ) will preserve long filenames, casing and Rock Ridge extensions (long mixed-case filenames and symbolic links for *nix). -J Generate Joliet directory records… Continue reading ISO, CDR, and CDRW in Linux

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