CrunchBang Linux Installation on Old PC Hardware

In a previous post, I installed WinXP onto a dying Dell desktop. The age of PC hardware is measured in dog years. Mine has a Pentium III 933 MHz processor, to give you some idea. That is quite old. It’s older than WinXP. Installing an old version of Windows onto even older hardware is rather like putting a 500 pound man into a small car with a 90 hp engine and expecting it to keep…

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Home Lab Setup – Unexpected issues with installation of WinXP for a staging PC

I’m in the early phase of building a home lab. I ordered some hardware from eBay, the centerpiece of it all being a Cisco 2851 router. I will discuss the details of this lab in future posts. But right now I want to focus on an issue that I encountered while setting up a basic, indispensable, and prerequisite item when building a home Cisco lab. One of the basic workbench items that is required is…

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5 Fastest Growing Engineering Fields

Fastest Growing Engineering Fields In the post recession scenario every technical field and related professions are being seen with a renewed importance and many engineering specialties are emerging as the fastest growing engineering fields in demand right now. Now professionals of different fields are expected to cope up with the changing technological environment faster than previously assumed. Moreover, the professionals of today, specially those who are working in the fields which has a direct bearing on…

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