Oct 28 2012

Update Linux Kernel to version 3.5 From PPA On Ubuntu 12.04.

The stable version of Linux Kernel 3.5 has been released and comes with many new features and bug fixes.

This kernel has known improvements in support for devices and file systems (ext4).

Here are some other new features:

  • FireWire Target Disk Mode Support.
  • EXT4 supports now CRC32 Meta-Data.
  • Improved support for graphics cards especially nVidia and AMD GPUs.

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Oct 3 2012

Ubuntu Lighttpd + PHP quick installation.

Lighttpd (pronounced “lighty”) is an open-source WebServer optimized for speed-critical environments than common products while remaining standards-compliant, secure and flexible.
It was originally written by Jan Kneschke as a proof-of-concept of the c10k problem (how to handle 10,000 connections in parallel on one server) and has gained worldwide popularity.

The low memory footprint (compared to other web servers), small CPU load and speed optimizations make lighttpd suitable for servers that are suffering load problems, or for serving static media separately from dynamic content.
Lighttpd is free software/open source, and is distributed under the BSD license.
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