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Since version 4.3, gcc changed its behavior concerning the x86/x86-64 ABI and the direction flag, that is it now assumes that the direction flag is cleared at the entry of a function and it doesn’t clear once more if needed. According to LWN article GCC 4.3.0 exposes a kernel bug: A change to GCC for […]

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VMware virtualization software is an excllent choice for x86-compatible computers. They have both commercial and free version. I received few email regarding VMWARE on 64 bit Linux. Installing VMWARE server on CentOS 5 or Red hat enterprise Linux 64 bit version is a tricky business. In this small howto I will explain vmware installation on […]

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Update: Download latest OpenSuse Linux version 10.3. I know most of us tired of answering questions about the Microsoft-Novell deal.. but OpenSuse Linux 10.2 is here…. openSUSE is a community project, sponsored by Novell, to develop and maintain SUSE Linux components (such as YaST). Some of the Good application included: * AppArmor: gives certain applications […]

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