freebsd-questions: When a System Dies; Getting back in operation again

FreeBSD logoThis post is fetched from the freebsd-questions mailinglist, and is a perfect example on how I consider the Linux/BSD world to be superior to Windows, at least in terms of systems administration. On Unix, it’s all just files, devices and bitstreams…

From: n j
To: Martin McCormick <martin@dc.cis.[obfuscateddomain].edu>
Cc: freebsd-questions@freebsd.org

When a System Dies; Getting back in operation again.

> … What is the best way to restore the full system?
> Can I use the FreeBSD installation disk in rescue mode?

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Flags of EuroVision Song Contest 2009

Eurovision Song Contest 2009 logoSince I’m preparing for a EuroVision Song Contest party for my kid and some friends of his, I decided to make it somewhat more fact-based with bits of trivia per country, including some quizzes we can use during the event.

I also wanted to print out all the flags for the participating countries, and what better source can there be en Wikipedia for this? I converted them from SVG to PNG and uploaded them to Flickr. Embedded slideshow follows below:

VÃ¥r hverdag – Møhlenpris gjennom barns øyne

Frivillighetssentralen - logoFyrstkommande tysdag – 12. mai – er det ei flott fotoutstilling i kafeen pÃ¥ Vitalitetssenteret pÃ¥ Møhlenpris! Her vil det bli vist fram bilete tatt av barn i lokalomrÃ¥det i vÃ¥r. Temaet er “VÃ¥r hverdag – Møhlenpris gjennom barns øyne”. Bileta er veldig flotte, og er blÃ¥st opp i stort format. Eg har – som deltakar i prosjektet styrt av Frivillighetssentralen – vore sÃ¥ heldig Ã¥ fÃ¥ vere med pÃ¥ arbeidet, og eg kan skrive under pÃ¥ at resultatet er veldig bra! 🙂

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