Archive for January, 2006

DU350PS does work under Linux

Monday, January 30th, 2006

DU350PS is a SATA Hard Drive Mobile Rack with USB 2.0 interface. It seems working under my Linux. No special setup required.


Now in Dr.Dobb’s Journal

Saturday, January 28th, 2006

Dr.Dobb’s Journal publishes a serie of articles devoted to Google Summer of Code. Now it’s time for my article: unnamed article about XSieve.

before updating the system

Tuesday, January 24th, 2006

Just a note to myself what to do before “apt-get dist-upgrade”:

apt-get clean
apt-get check
apt-get update
apt-get install gnupg bzlib apt rpm

I’m a good tester

Friday, January 20th, 2006

I’ve decided to try XML support in browsers. Half hour later I crashed Mozilla 1.7.2 using expression:
Back to xsltproc.

yet another submission (XTech 2006)

Sunday, January 8th, 2006

I’ve submitted a presentation proposal for XTech 2006: “XSieve: extending XSLT with the roots of XSLT”.


Yet another rejection (post-GTTSE’2005)

Sunday, January 8th, 2006

The post-GTTSE’2005 paper “XML View on Hierarchical Data Using SXML and Scheme” (HTML, PDF) is rejected. Below are the rejection reviews.


Aspire 1610 internal modem under Linux

Friday, January 6th, 2006

Notebook “Aspire 1610” has an internal modem which identified by lspci as “Intel Corp. 82801EB/ER (ICH5/ICH5R) AC’97 Modem Controller (rev 02)”. It took much time to make it working under Linux.


Python for Lisp Programmers

Thursday, January 5th, 2006

A small Lisp vs Python article: “Python for Lisp Programmers“. The title is very untraditional, one expects Python and Lisp swapped.