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A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
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(Nearly) full tickless operation in 3.10
Posted Dec 3, 2011 3:35 UTC (Sat) by jackb (subscriber, #41909)
Besides using a symlink to /dev/null for .bash_history I once built a framework for generating initramfs images that avoided the difficulties of static linking all pretenses of elegance or efficiency by just throwing the entire contents of /etc /bin /lib* and /sbin into a giant cpio file.
Then there was the time that I was annoyed by automatic vt console blanking so I found the line in the kernel that stores the default timeout value and patched it to 0 (disabled)...
Posted Dec 5, 2011 14:07 UTC (Mon) by sorpigal (subscriber, #36106)
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