Ceci n'est pas un blog
 
 
A Small Synergy
Sunday, 26 July 2009
Just a quick note
One thing embedded system designers almost always have to work around is the fact that Flash memory wears out. You can only write to it a few thousand times and then it doesn’t
 
Frustrating Problems
Sunday, 26 July 2009
Hard to find, Easy to fix
I’d been having a bit of a problem with my test Soekris box for a little while. The system seemed to hang just when the kernel starts up /sbin/init. I wasn’t too worried
 
Stop! Thief!
Monday, 13 July 2009
Good programmers steal code
I’ve stolen a whole bunch of code from my mentor’s CUWiN project. This adds support for adding users to the system, deleting arbitrary files from the system and building
 
Status Report
Monday, 6 July 2009
build.sh -m ARCH ... image=MYSYSTEM works, with some form of configuration file
Done. Disks, ISOs and tgz files can be created. All are bootable. Partition layout for disks is fully automatic and I
 
Building Disk Images
Thursday, 18 June 2009
I’ve been concentrating on my mid year exams recently, so I have done much hacking. My exams finished on Tuesday morning, and so I’m now back into this project full-time.
 
I can now build disk
 
This isn’t a real blog, it’s just a web based log of the milestones that I have achieved. Wait a minute. A web based log? At least the signal to noise ratio should be better.