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by David Merrill

New Documents

  • Creating SSI Clusters Using UML HOWTO
    A description of how to create a Single System Image (SSI) cluster of virtual User-Mode Linux (UML) machines.
    Version 1.04, Brian J. Watson (Author)

  • Custom Linux: A Porting Guide - Porting LinuxPPC to a Custom SBC
    This guide describes a work in progress, to port Linux to a custom PowerPC-based board. This means making the operating system work on unfamiliar hardware. Anyone, who is on the same track might benefit from reading this paper, as it highlights the pitfalls and problematic points along the way.
    Version 0.1, Shie Erlich (Author)

  • USB Digital Camera HOWTO
    This HOWTO is intended for the new Linux user who already has a camera with Universal Serial Bus (USB) mass storage capabilities or wants to buy one.
    Version 2.0, Dave Kelly (Author)

Updated Documents

Unmaintained Documents

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