Random notes from a nearby land

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Crash Dump Analysis

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Found this written by Frank Hofmann, very interestly little history lesson about the x86 chipset. (he also talks about how HOSTID is generated on solaris x86 - which shows how important it is to keep track of your /kernel/misc/sysinfo file for hostid locked software :D

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On Horseshoes and Handgrenades

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So was at airport yesterday, woke up early to make sure we’d get there in time, lo and behold TimesOnline on the 5am BBC bulletin, and as soon as they mentioned the two sets of “BA planes” and “radiation” I just knew it’d be on the flights to Domodedevo!

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