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A bunch of articles covering various arguments, all of them (or most of them) related to programming and IT, documents and other stuff that I found interesting to solve some problems of mine and I want to preserve (so I'll found them again when I need them).

Informations, faqs, how-to and the like for programmers and ITs...

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By Davide Bianchi, Updated 14/04/2017 10:01, No messages
Windows 7 and 8 don't get Updates if the CPU is a new one!

By Davide Bianchi, Updated 18/11/2016 07:58, No messages
It's a question of shade...

By Davide Bianchi, Updated 21/03/2013 11:35, No messages
Dato che il 30 di marzo ricomincia la stagione...

By Davide Bianchi, Updated 18/03/2013 10:54, 26 messages
..e non ci sono piu' le mezze stagioni...

In section "Articles"

By Davide Bianchi, Updated 06/02/2013 14:55, 3 messages
Using Varnish as a Proxy and Cache system

By Davide Bianchi, Updated 15/08/2012 15:02, 4 messages
Reconfigure Sendmail sometimes brings strange discoveries...

By Davide Bianchi, Updated 10/11/2011 19:54, 11 messages
I wanted a laptop stand...

By Davide Bianchi, Updated 14/09/2010 15:26, No messages
Come implementare un PXE / Remote Install Server con Slackware o CentOS/RedHat

In section "FAQs"

By Davide Bianchi, Updated 17/07/2010 08:52, 3 messages
Il file system /proc e' un file system creato e mantenuto a run-time dal Kernel di Linux

By Davide Bianchi, Updated 17/07/2010 08:51, No messages
Molto spesso l'efficienza di una applicazione, sia essa una pagina ASP/JSP/PHP o un vero programma, dipende dall'efficienza del sottostante database. Ma un database efficiente non serve a nulla se le query che facciamo sono il massimo dell'inefficienza. Come si puo' migliorare l'efficienza di una Query?

By Davide Bianchi, Updated 17/07/2010 08:51, 2 messages
I Motori di ricerca Sono una delle cose piu' utili di Internet, ma pare che nessuno li sappia usare, un po' come l'elenco del telefono.

By Davide Bianchi, Updated 17/07/2010 08:50, 3 messages
Mi sono ritrovato a dover trasferire un nuovo kernel ed altra roba dal mio desktop al mio portatile, purtroppo pero' la scheda di rete del mio portatile non era supportata dal mio kernel attuale... che fare ?

In section "Tales" ( this section also available as RSS Feed)

By Davide Bianchi, Updated 30/03/2017 13:06, 12 messages
Why you shouldn't leave junk around for long. Especially if you're a sysadmin.

By Davide Bianchi, Updated 13/02/2017 16:15, 14 messages
DevOps done badly.

By Davide Bianchi, Updated 06/02/2017 07:12, 11 messages
The peril of e-Commerce...

By Davide Bianchi, Updated 10/01/2017 07:51, 6 messages
It is always TOO MUCH!

In section "Guests' Tales" ( this section also available as RSS Feed)

Attention! the tales below are reported if they have been modified in any way in the past days, if there is a mistake and I fix it, the tale will be reported even if it's 3 years old. Got it? Keep your e-mails.

By Matteo Jurman, Updated 18/09/2012 11:58, 8 messages
Non c'e' mai un "End"...

By BabboMatteo, Updated 25/04/2012 10:37, 7 messages
Poche principesse da quelle parti eh?

By BabboMatteo, Updated 27/03/2012 13:27, 9 messages
Sempre la stessa storia

By R.P., Updated 18/02/2011 13:25, 8 messages
E fu cosi' che...

I'm not a genius (unfortunately), nor I'm infallible or onniscent, so if you find something wrong or some mistake in this place, please drop me a mail and I'll try to correct is ASAP. If you want to be ultra-cool and post also a brief correction, I'll worship you for the rest of my life... ok, no, let's make it 10 minutes...

I repeat that I keep this place going in my spare time, my job isn't to teach anything to anyone or to correct your mistakes or anything, so:

Davide Bianchi, works as Unix/Linux administrator for a "network security" company of Haarlem. Contacts: mail: davide AT , Jabber: davideyeahsure AT,


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