As of today, Linus has decided to merge our Ceph distributed file system into 2.6.34! Awesome.
Twitter‘s okay I guess. 10 billion tweets is a big milestone. But Twitter has one fatal flaw: it caters to people. Animals are well-represented all over the Internet in wikipedia articles and blog posts, but those are all written by humans on behalf of animals. Three quarters of Americans think that it’s “‘egotistical and a [...]
As I’m sure some of you have noticed, the stability of some of our PS servers has been spotty at best from roughly the end of November. What started out as an emergency kernel upgrade to fix some pretty serious newly-released exploits turned into months of non-stop bug hunting that resulted in the discovery of [...]