Good Console solution for Windows

After coming across this stackoverflow post: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/913912/bash-shell-for-windows I discovered Console: http://sourceforge.net/projects/console And I can use it with the Git shell, setting the shell to: “C:\Program Files (x86)\Git\bin\sh.exe” –login -i Just amazing! Update 2017/05/04: The original project is no longer active, but this fork seems to be: https://github.com/cbucher/console

Visualizing thread context switch and schedule timeline in Linux

Recently I needed to see when my threads were executing and in which processor, and it took me a couple of days to get this done. Here is the best solution I’ve found. First of all, we need the kernel to be compiled with some debug features enabled http://www.mjmwired.net/kernel/Documentation/trace/ftrace.txt https://www.kernel.org/doc/Documentation/trace/ftrace.txt We’ll need to mount the […]

“Xlib: PuTTY X11 proxy: wrong authentication protocol attempted” solution!

After wasting a couple hours I’ve found someone who had the solution, which I found through this guy’s blog. In my case, what I had was a chroot jail inside a server (which I also had full control), here are the steps:   Connect to the server Execute: # xauth list devserver/unix:10  MIT-MAGIC-COOKIE-1  f44098e4ee6687e163c152a72c7dacbd and […]