Linux Journal Contents #109, May 2003
Kernel Mode Linux
by Toshiyuki Maeda
Run any program in kernel space for maximum speed, but use your new power responsibly.
Introducing the 2.6 Kernel
by Robert Love
From the scheduler to the device drivers, there's a lot to like and learn about the upcoming Linux 2.6.
The Kernel Configuration and Build Process
by Greg Kroah-Hartman
Configuring and building the kernel is simpler and more flexible than 2.4 and before. Here's how to customize your kernel or integrate your new feature.
Reiser4, Part II: Designing Trees that Cache Well
by Hans Reiser
Discover the next step in the evolution of an innovative filesystem for Linux.
The Linux Softsynth Roundup
by Dave Phillips
Whether you want to emulate a vintage synthesizer or create a totally new sound, there's software to help make it happen.
Learning Regular Expressions
by Giovanni Organtini
Discover a powerful, fast technique for text searching and filtering.
Advanced Memory Allocation
by Gianluca Insolvibile
Keeping memory requirements low can save you time and money. Here's how to bend malloc() to your will.
Kernel Korner Writing Stackable Filesystems
by Erez Zadok
At the Forge Introducing Plone
by Reuven M. Lerner
Cooking with Linux Battles inside the Computer
by Marcel Gagné
Paranoid Penguin Using Firewall Builder, Part I
by Mick Bauer
by Paul Barry
Free Software, Free Society: Selected Essays of Richard M. Stallman
by Marco Fioretti
Fast/Flexible Linux OS Recovery
On Demand Now
In this live one-hour webinar, learn how to enhance your existing backup strategies for complete disaster recovery preparedness using Storix System Backup Administrator (SBAdmin), a highly flexible full-system recovery solution for UNIX and Linux systems.
Join Linux Journal's Shawn Powers and David Huffman, President/CEO, Storix, Inc.
Free to Linux Journal readers.Register Now!
- Download "Linux Management with Red Hat Satellite: Measuring Business Impact and ROI"
- Profiles and RC Files
- Maru OS Brings Debian to Your Phone
- OpenSwitch Finds a New Home
- Understanding Ceph and Its Place in the Market
- Astronomy for KDE
- Git 2.9 Released
- Snappy Moves to New Platforms
- SoftMaker FreeOffice
- What's Our Next Fight?
With all the industry talk about the benefits of Linux on Power and all the performance advantages offered by its open architecture, you may be considering a move in that direction. If you are thinking about analytics, big data and cloud computing, you would be right to evaluate Power. The idea of using commodity x86 hardware and replacing it every three years is an outdated cost model. It doesn’t consider the total cost of ownership, and it doesn’t consider the advantage of real processing power, high-availability and multithreading like a demon.
This ebook takes a look at some of the practical applications of the Linux on Power platform and ways you might bring all the performance power of this open architecture to bear for your organization. There are no smoke and mirrors here—just hard, cold, empirical evidence provided by independent sources. I also consider some innovative ways Linux on Power will be used in the future.Get the Guide