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Pacific Simplicity is the home to my tech blog of sorts, aiming to assist and provide information easily to other Linux users and Open Source hackers out there.  It contains articles on Linux, system admin hints, scripting, programming embedded systems, OpenWRT and of course Drupal . Check it out and don't forget to comment!

Posted: Thu, 04/03/2014 - 16:19

From time to time at work we have used simclist, but unfortunately not as a shared object to reduce space. Enjoy!

To install it

Posted: Wed, 02/19/2014 - 10:08

An interesting little snippit to be ran that finds a file with a specific extension, and chmods them.

find $someDir -type f -name "*.$someExtension" -print0 | xargs -0 chmod $somePermissions

Posted: Fri, 12/20/2013 - 15:55

Here is my MMAP adapted code that extends a previous NFLOG userspace daemon. Note that I used libmnl nl-mmap branch for my libmnl library & I also used Linux Kernel 3.12.5.

Posted: Tue, 11/12/2013 - 09:24

Instead of creating the entire Linux kernel and building all of its many modules, you can build and install specific modules or sub-directories.

Posted: Mon, 11/04/2013 - 20:07

One of the most potentially confusing, but powerful tools in the C programming language is the amount of control and flexibility a developer has over memory using pointers. Here are a few things that I think every aspiring dabbler or beginner should know about pointers and memory at least at a layman's level.

I don't aim for this article to be 100% exhaustive, but to provide a quick reference or supplementary material for those learning pointers in C.