My TomTom GO730 decided to go on strike. The touch screen has suddenly decided to send the wrong values, so no command in the upper part of the screen can be selected, regardless of where you press the screen. Planned obsolescence or technical problem? This problem is apparently common and a simple method exists to revive your dear driving-companion.
The Windows interface is not always easy to find your way to the admin tools. Fortunately, they can be called through the command line if you know the following list.
My trusty stratocaster was recently put on the surgery table for an autopsy and a full facelift. The objective was to understand how it works and see if I could give it a second youth.
ZFS is a combined file system and logical volume manager designed by Sun Microsystems. The features of ZFS include protection against data corruption, support for high storage capacities, integration of the concepts of filesystem and volume management, snapshots and copy-on-write clones, continuous integrity checking and automatic repair, RAID-Z and native NFSv4 ACLs.
To avoid losing a masterpiece of literature, here is the story “When sysadmins ruled the earth”, with a special gift at the end…