bookweevil

8 October 2007

bug in partimage on ubuntu with lvm installed

Filed under: bugs, ubuntu — bookweevil @ 12:10 pm

Hm … when I run partimage interactively, I get the message “/dev/dm inode doesn’t exists [sic]”.

It appears that partimage’s method of detecting partitions (namely, reading /proc/partitions) is not compatible with Ubuntu’s way of doing things. (more…)

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7 October 2007

AMQ (another misattributed quotation)

Filed under: Uncategorized — bookweevil @ 11:38 am

Dr Samuel Johnson, of dictionary fame, is widely quoted as having said “God Himself, sir, does not propose to judge a man until his life is over.” But in fact, Dale Carnegie appears to have invented the quote, in How to Win Friends and Influence People.

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