joke: silence is golden

As Air Force One arrives at the Heathrow Airport , President Obama strides to a warm and dignified reception from Her Majesty the Queen. They are driven in a 1934 Bentley to the edge of central London, where they change to a magnificent 17th century carriage hitched to six white horses. They continue on towards… Continue reading joke: silence is golden

Emoji cheat sheet for GitHub, Basecamp and other services

Emoji codes used by GitHub, Basecamp, Slack and other services. Searchable. With emoji meanings. It seems intriguing to use the English-language-codes of those emoticons in places, where you can’t select the respective emoticon from a graphical list, hoping it gets replaced by its graphical counterpart anyway.

cross-compiling BusyBox is a piece of cake The FAQ told me where to get a ready-made cross-compiler. I downloaded the most recent busybox sources TAR file. Within the untarred busybox sources I ran make menuconfig; make; make CONFIG_PREFIX=target_root_dir, then I ftp-ed the statically linked busybox to my target system, and halas!, it runs like a charm. What did I change within… Continue reading cross-compiling BusyBox is a piece of cake