Programming and Admin

Essential Reading List for Programmers
The Stale pidfile Syndrome
vsnprintf Return Values
Portable Shebangs
Portable gethostname()
Generating crypt() Salt Strings
How to set up a shared directory tree under unix without setting permissions to 777
Sensible UNIX Directory Layout
arg0: what is my name?
Portable getcwd()
Xorg / Hanns-G HW191 / Intel i810
Slackware + WPA-PSK
qmail and BSD hardlink_check


Uni-T UT60E RS-232 Data Logging
cronjobber: cron job wrapper

Public Access NTP

Some of my NTP servers


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