Daily Archives: 23.07.2007


Web Projects with Subversion

In this tutorial I'd like to show how you can setup subversion for your web projects. apt-get install subversion subversion-tools Now you create the svn repository – below I simply call it project, change it to fit your project name. I suggest to create the svn databases below /var/svn: mkdir /var/svn cd /var/svn svnadmin create […]


The file /etc/mtab explained

All mounted drives on your system with their options are listed in the file /etc/mtab. This file is automatically generated and updated. The options in the right order: Drive Mount point File system Options Dump Check An example: dev/sda2 / ext3 rw,errors=remount-ro 0 0 tmpfs /lib/init/rw tmpfs rw,nosuid,mode=0755 0 0 proc /proc proc rw,noexec,nosuid,nodev 0 […]


Gentoo: kernel installation with genkernel

The simpliest way t install a new kernel on a Gentoo machine, is to use genkernel. In case you don't have genkernel installed yet, you can do so by executing: emerge genkernel emerge gentoolkit The kernel sources can then be installed with: emerge gentoo-sources Usually can be found in /usr/src after the installation Now we're […]