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Low Power (and cost) ARM Servers Get Real

Lately I've been fiddling with the new Cubietruck boards. For about $100 you get: Dual Core ARM A20/a7 CPU 2 GB RAM Full connections for 2.5" sata drive Gigabit Ethernet It all runs nicely off of a little 10-watt $10 power supply. Couple this with a $100 2.5" Seagate 1 TB SSHD and you've got [...]

By | February 12th, 2014|Linux, ubuntu|Comments Off on Low Power (and cost) ARM Servers Get Real

Using Ubuntu 12.10 on VMware Fusion 5

It all works great if you know the two tricks below. 1.) Go into the VMware Display Setting and shut off accelerated graphics (or it won't boot) 2.) VMware Build Tools must be built from source on this newbie Linux Kernel, this will happen automagically in the vmware-install.pl script as long as you first install [...]

By | April 2nd, 2013|ubuntu, vmware|Comments Off on Using Ubuntu 12.10 on VMware Fusion 5