August 2007

Getting rid of the kinit warning on *buntu 7.04 bootup

If you’re running *buntu 7.04 or higher you might be receiving the kinit warning message at bootup. (https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+bug/103148) Various fixes have been reported, although most of them seem to work for some and not work at all for others. There is one way to remove the warning.. which is to disable the initrd resume function. This was mentioned by Norbert Brondeau (fix 1, fix 2). Fix1 worked fine for me, […]

A milestone in hard disk technology

You probably already know, but Hitachi have reached the 1TB milestone in hard disk drive technology. I just had to write about it. It was only 5 or 6 years ago I was using my Pentium I 150MHz/16MB system with a 1.2GB Hard drive. Now storage has reached 1TB. Amazing. I can’t wait until new drives start coming out from all the manufacturers and prices start to drop and quality […]