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OpenVMS on GNU/Linux – part 3 (Alpha emulation)

In this instalment we will try (mostly without success) to run Alpha emulation on GNU/Linux.  There are some links that are a good starting place.  There is a good starting guide about Personal Alpha, which was mentioned in the registration process.  However this software is not free and



Shooting star in North Essex

In the early hours of this morning at 00:30 GMT I witnessed an unusal shooting star.  It was seen just North of Chelmsford, Essex with a South-to-North direction.  It lasted a couple of seconds and was yellowish in colour.  Its width was quite large and it was visible through the clouds.  What was it?  A satellite in polar orbit breaking up, perhaps?

Solaris performance tuning Post date: Mon, 2013-02-25 19:46 Classifications: Solaris
I used to be an Oracle DBA ... but now I'm a Big Data guru Post date: Wed, 2013-02-20 10:16 Classifications: Oracle, Cloud, Big Data
Chelmsford summer beer festival 2013 Post date: Sun, 2013-02-17 15:48 Classifications: Drink
Whites Delicatessen closed? Post date: Thu, 2013-02-14 12:53 Classifications: Food & Drink
Oracle JavaFX to go open source and support more platforms Post date: Wed, 2013-02-13 18:40 Classifications: Oracle, Mobile, Java
Urban Moth, Camden January 2013 Post date: Thu, 2013-02-07 14:39 Classifications: Music
Lytro light-field photography Post date: Sun, 2013-02-03 09:51 Classifications: Photography
POV-Ray animation, transparent web graphics tutorial Post date: Sat, 2013-01-19 16:01 Classifications: Graphical Art, POV-Ray
Exclusive interview with Urban Moth Post date: Wed, 2013-01-16 21:01 Classifications: Music
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