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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 16, 2013
A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
PostgreSQL 9.3 beta: Federated databases and more
LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 9, 2013
(Nearly) full tickless operation in 3.10
Over the years, I've been startled about the number of scripts (some in large projects) that assume all block devices are either /dev/hd* or /dev/sd* and subsequently broke.
I understand the motivation here, and agree that it's a useful thing to do, but lots of stuff will in break in subtle ways after this.
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