Multi-Dimensional Quorum Sets for Read-Few Write-Many Replica Control Protocols

Multi-Dimensional Quorum Sets for Read-Few Write-Many Replica Control Protocols In Fourth International Workshop on Global and Peer-to-Peer Computing, April 04. Bujor Silaghi, Pete Keleher, and Bobby Bhattacharjee Abstract:We describe d-spaces, a replica control protocol defined in terms of quorum sets on multidimensional logical structures. Our work is motivated by asymmetrical access patterns, where the number … Read more

Installing Fedora Core 6 on a Thinkpad T42p

The following documents an existence proof of FC6 on a T42. I’ve run various Fedora versions on various machines in the past. There have always been problems with fonts, wireless, video drivers, and kernel suspend in the past, but the whole process is much less painful that it used to be. Out of the box, … Read more

scope – Portable 16″ f/4.6 Dobsonian

Portable 16″ f/4.6 Dobsonian Introduction My first scope came from Sears when I was 15. It was a cheap refractor that my dad and I were able to point at Saturn a couple times, but the views were underwhelming, and required effort to find anything was so great that we promptly returned the scope and … Read more