Linux Journal Contents #188, December 2009
If last month's Infrastrucuture issue was too "big" for you then try on this month's Embedded issue. Find out how to use Player for programming mobile robots, build a humidity controller for your root cellar, find out how to reduce the boot time of your embedded system, and if you're new to embedded systems find out the basics that go into one. You can also read about the Beagle Board, the Mesh Potato and a spate of other interestingly named items. And along with our regular columns don't miss our new monthly column: Economy Size Geek.
Playing with the Player Project
by Kevin Sikorski
Programming mobile robots to interface with sensors, actuators and robots.
Introduction: a Typical Embedded System
by Johan Thelin
The common parts that go into an embedded Linux system.
Controlling the Humidity with an Embedded Linux System
by Jeffrey Ramsey
It's not the heat; it's the humidity.
Reducing Boot Time in Embedded Linux Systems
by Christopher Hallinan
The years fly, but the seconds can drag on forever.
The Mesh Potato
by David Rowe
Everybody loves a good Spud!
Isolated Multisession Workstations
by Jorge Salgado
Access Ubuntu, Windows, Mac OS and Citrix from the same workstation.
Reuven M. Lerner's At the Forge
2009 Book Roundup
Dave Taylor's Work the Shell
Calculating the Distance between Two Latitude/Longitude Points
Kyle Rankin's Hack and /
Message for You Sir
Dirk Elmendorf's Economy Size Geek
A Pico-Sized Platform with Potential
Doc Searls' EOF
Is “Open Phone” an Oxymoron?
The Goggles, They Do Something
by Kyle Rankin
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|PostgreSQL, the NoSQL Database||Jan 29, 2015|
|HPC Cluster Grant Accepting Applications!||Jan 28, 2015|
|Sharing Admin Privileges for Many Hosts Securely||Jan 28, 2015|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.1 beta available on IBM Power Platform||Jan 23, 2015|
|Designing with Linux||Jan 22, 2015|
|Wondershaper—QOS in a Pinch||Jan 21, 2015|
- PostgreSQL, the NoSQL Database
- Sharing Admin Privileges for Many Hosts Securely
- HPC Cluster Grant Accepting Applications!
- Internet of Things Blows Away CES, and it May Be Hunting for YOU Next
- Designing with Linux
- Wondershaper—QOS in a Pinch
- Ideal Backups with zbackup
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.1 beta available on IBM Power Platform
- Slow System? iotop Is Your Friend
- January 2015 Issue of Linux Journal: Security
Editorial Advisory Panel
Thank you to our 2014 Editorial Advisors!
- Jeff Parent
- Brad Baillio
- Nick Baronian
- Steve Case
- Chadalavada Kalyana
- Caleb Cullen
- Keir Davis
- Michael Eager
- Nick Faltys
- Dennis Frey
- Philip Jacob
- Jay Kruizenga
- Steve Marquez
- Dave McAllister
- Craig Oda
- Mike Roberts
- Chris Stark
- Patrick Swartz
- David Lynch
- Alicia Gibb
- Thomas Quinlan
- Carson McDonald
- Kristen Shoemaker
- Charnell Luchich
- James Walker
- Victor Gregorio
- Hari Boukis
- Brian Conner
- David Lane