Monthly Archives: August 2011

MPI on ARM!!

In the last months I’ve heard and read about many people trying to get MPI parallel computing systems running on ARM microcontrollers. Of course this is a good idea. This allows us to build clusters that consumes less energy. Well, … Continue reading

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Chandra software problems

Always software… http://spectrum.ieee.org/aerospace/astrophysics/the-rescue-of-the-chandra-xray-observatory

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WebSpectrum

I did this some time ago and wanted to share with anyone interested. Basically it’s a Matlab/Simulink model that analyzes the input from the soundcard line-in using a FFT block and writes its output to a text file in /tmp/fft.out. … Continue reading

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Linux milestones

11 Milestones In Linux History (InformationWeek) http://www.informationweek.com/news/development/open-source/231500285

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Nostalgia

Ahhh, Nostalgia… Can You Do Real Work With the 30-Year-Old IBM 5150? http://www.pcworld.com/article/237878/can_you_do_real_work_with_the_30yearold_ibm_5150.html

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HTC G1 / Android 2.2

Sites I found helpful: http://wiki.cyanogenmod.com/wiki/Dream:DangerSPL http://wiki.cyanogenmod.com/wiki/Dream:Installing_CyanogenMod_5%2B http://www.addictivetips.com/mobile/install-cyanogenmod-6-android-2-2-froyo-on-htc-dream-g1/

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HTC G1 with Android 2.2

I was already nervous….thinking I’ve bricked my phone, but yes, the first boot takes forever! Mine took about 10 minutes! The only thing made me calm is following the boot progress with “adb logcat” while the phone started. The first … Continue reading

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