· Naughties
· · 2005
· · · April
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An Evening With Bonnie · Like al­most ev­ery­one, I have a long list of things that I re­gret not hav­ing done, and mine in­cludes writ­ing a Unix filesys­tem. So in­stead, I mea­sure ’em, with the help of my old friend Bon­nie. I just spent some time ad­dress­ing the ques­tion: “How much does FileVault slow down a Macintosh?” And turned up a cou­ple oth­er in­ter­est­ing re­sult­s, too, in­clud­ing a fair­ly startling three-way OS X/Lin­ux/So­laris com­par­ison. [Up­date: Many read­ers write on the sub­ject of Lin­ux and hd­par­m(8).] ...
FSS: Arthurian Castle · Fri­day Slide Scan #9 is from 1988, three views of Tin­tagel Cas­tle, whose name alone is mag­ic ...
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