This is more or less a reminder for me, most of you will probably already know how to do it...
apt-get install qemu
qemu-img create -f qcow /path/to/xp.cow 1300M
qemu -hda /path/to/xp.cow -boot d -cdrom /dev/cdrom -m 384 -localtime
qemu -hda /path/to/xp.cow -boot c -m 384 -localtime -k de -usb
Type "qemu -h" for more options.
No. Time. To. Blog. But these few lines I wanted to post nevertheless: there's some neat new packages in Debian since today: Nexuiz (nice ego shooter), rcov (code coverage for Ruby), and Democracy Player (RSS video downloader/viewer for videoblogs, packaged by yours truly, as promised).
SELINUX=enforcing" to "
/etc/selinux/config(at least for now), otherwise my system won't boot up anymore because of SELinux denied permissions (I think). I'm pretty sure this is either a bug or me doing something wrong, but I haven't figured out yet what that is.
Note: This article is part of my OS Install Experiences series.
A recent debian-curiosa thread made my day:
# Subject: looking for someone?
# From: "Mitch"
Hi there locvely,
aThis kind aof opportucnity comes ones in a life. I don't want
to miss it. Do you? I am coming to your place in few days
and I thoughc may be we can meet each other. If cyou don't mind
I can send you my pcicturea. I am a girl.
You can bcorrespond with me using my email email@example.com
# From: 'Mash
Sorry I prefer a women who isn't so keen on placing random letters
in her words. Apparently they are rubbish in bed.
I mean what the hell is a "pcicturea," something from the
Anne-summers Jurassic collection?
# From: Shawn McMahon
I prefer women who aren't named "Mitch".