||[Mar. 7th, 2001|06:46 pm]
if I don't post for awhile that's because my linux system is hosed. installed my new kernel... time to reboot. *gulp*|
make-kpkg is pretty neat, though... so far. :-)
update! everything works.... sound card, raid, reiserfs...
my raid 1 array is syncing now:
papag:/usr/home/bradfitz# cat /proc/mdstat
Personalities : [raid1]
read_ahead 1024 sectors
md0 : active raid1 hdd1 hdb1
60026752 blocks [2/2] [UU]
[>....................] resync = 1.5% (939644/60026752) finish=443.5min speed=2219K/sec
# apt-get install reiserfsprogs
# mkreiserfs /dev/md0
# mkdir /raid
# mount -treiserfs /dev/md0 /raid
# cd /raid && touch doot && ls -l
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 0 Mar 7 19:12 doot
Erm, what language are you speaking?
Oh yeah, Brainiac-Computer stuff. Sigh. I am too far into "the darkness" to come out now...
2001-03-07 07:25 pm (UTC)
/usr/home in linux ? wow
Um...wow, that's a very Quentin Tarantino-ish icon you have there.
2001-03-07 07:35 pm (UTC)
Is that a good thing?
Well, sure--he bagged Mira Sorvino, didn't he?
...and as an added bonus, Reservoir Dogs was a rockin' good movie. :-)
2001-03-07 07:44 pm (UTC)
you're the first person to tell me I look like Quentin Tarntino.
Really? Well, it's the pic--the profile looks like him.
I was told yesterday I look like Deana Carter. I had no idea who it was, but when I saw her, I didn't know if that was good or bad lol. Am hoping it's just the hair.
Who do people usually say you look like?
2001-03-07 09:09 pm (UTC)
nobody ,i guess.
favor Mr Quentin Tarantino. But I hope he nothing like him I meet him with my superstar sister. Let me tell he HAS A BIG EGO...
2001-03-07 07:45 pm (UTC)
what is /dev/md0 ?
multi-disk 0..... raid block device
2001-03-07 08:06 pm (UTC)
Just wondering , why do you need multi-disk raid in your personal box? (I am sooo jealous)
2001-03-07 08:47 pm (UTC)
4 letter word
2001-03-07 09:04 pm (UTC)
Re: 4 letter word
$ du /raid/media/pr0n/
I don't have any porn. :P
erm... *ponders a jfs on a 60 gig raid1*
what drives do you have that you made 60 gigs from on your personal machine?
and why is the speed so ungodly slow? 2 MB/sec is crawling... it would seem.
yeah... 2 MB/sec *was* fucking slow.... I didn't turn DMA support on, so my ATA-100 drives were doing a whole 2MB/second. That's fixed now. :-)
i thought you only had two ~30 gig drives?
did you buy a new drive and then turn those 2 into a raid 1 volume?
naah, i have two 60 gb drives in this machine. (which are in a raid 1 volume)
i have some 30 gb drives in other machines.... might be thinking of those, maybe. *shrug*
hda: IBM-DTTA-351680, ATA DISK drive
hdb: Maxtor 96147H8, ATA DISK drive
hdc: ASUS CD-S500/A, ATAPI CD/DVD-ROM drive
hdd: IBM-DTLA-307060, ATA DISK drive
hdb and hdd are my raid1 array
damn. that is a lot of hd space for your desktop.
i have a 45gig ibm drive with like 26 free. :-\