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by n0ctilucient
22 Jan 2020, 13:16
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Casetronic "rack2tower" CLUSTER build...
Replies: 23
Views: 5435

Casetronic "rack2tower" CLUSTER build...

I am now considering this configuration to replace Ryzen... https://www.seeedstudio.com/category/Development-Platforms-c-1002/single-board-computer-c-950/category/96Boards-c-31/BeiQi-CarrierBoard-Kit-For-RK1808-RK3399Pro-p-4076.html https://www.seeedstudio.com/BeiQi-RK3399Pro-AIoT-96Boards-Compute-S...
by n0ctilucient
20 Jan 2020, 21:21
Forum: Porteus-ARM
Topic: mITX Pi?
Replies: 0
Views: 95

mITX Pi?

by n0ctilucient
20 Jan 2020, 13:58
Forum: Security
Topic: Why a 64 bit OS?
Replies: 0
Views: 94

Why a 64 bit OS?

Exploits (ROP/NOP "sleds") do not play well with 64 bit PIE compiled binaries...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_lO_rwaK_pY
by n0ctilucient
12 Jan 2020, 06:49
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: What is your porteus.cfg default?
Replies: 13
Views: 2690

What is your porteus.cfg default?

My current cfg...

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APPEND noauto nochanges noload=toolchain nomagic norootcopy noswap delay=5 ramsize=72% zram=24% copy2ram base_only timezone=US/Eastern login=guest reboot=cold
by n0ctilucient
04 Jan 2020, 00:51
Forum: Porteus-ARM
Topic: Turing Pi Project...
Replies: 1
Views: 425

Turing Pi Project...

Ok... I just received 7 RaspberryPi Compute modules on Wed. For now I'm just on standby by waiting for the Turing Cluster edge computing carrier board to become available.
by n0ctilucient
04 Jan 2020, 00:46
Forum: Hardware
Topic: The NexDock 2 project...
Replies: 7
Views: 1624

The NexDock 2 project...

Ok... the NexDock arrived Wed so now I'm putting it thru the paces. For now I'm using my Windows 10 HDMI stick. If I can get the "AnyBurn" iso app running I will begin editing the Porteus iso in Windows. Next up... I will take the results of that cross platform and finish restructuring Porteus on x8...
by n0ctilucient
23 Dec 2019, 15:12
Forum: Porteus-ARM
Topic: Turing Pi Project...
Replies: 1
Views: 425

Turing Pi Project...

This looks like a solid alternative to the PINE64 clusterboard... https://turingpi.com/ https://www.pishop.us/product/raspberry-pi-compute-module-3-8gb/ I think I'll be picking up one of these Jan 1st. This is my chance to put all my efforts into compiling and developing Porteus for ARM. I will use ...
by n0ctilucient
22 Dec 2019, 22:12
Forum: Hardware
Topic: The NexDock 2 project...
Replies: 7
Views: 1624

The NexDock 2 project...

Finally... the NexDock2 should arrive by Jan 7th. This is fortuitous because I already have the Windows 10 TV stick and the Minnowboard. This fpga combined with my dual mitx server Chassis and 7 node mitx pine64 cluster sounds like a winner... https://store.digilentinc.com/zedboard-zynq-7000-arm-fpg...
by n0ctilucient
21 Dec 2019, 19:02
Forum: General chat
Topic: A Live Slackware distro with busy box?
Replies: 0
Views: 122

A Live Slackware distro with busy box?

It looks like this is an idea who's time has come...
http://microdrive.sourceforge.net

I wonder if this approach could yield a "busybox" Porteus (preferably using musl instead of GLIBC)?
by n0ctilucient
13 Dec 2019, 21:39
Forum: General chat
Topic: Real time kernel patch...
Replies: 0
Views: 118

Real time kernel patch...

Could the Linux kernel benefit from a realtime patch?

https://wiki.linuxfoundation.org/realti ... ails/start