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Linux daemon using Python daemon with PID file and logging

The python-daemon package ( PyPI listing , Pagure repo ) is very useful. However, I feel it has suffered a bit from sparse documentation, an...

2011-05-04

Apple Crate II parallel computer

This is not Linux-related, at all, but it is in keeping with my work in high performance computing. One Michael McMahon built an Apple IIe-based parallel computer in 2008. His second, in fact. He calls it the Apple Crate II. He also created the operating system and the message-passing programming language (an extension of Applesoft BASIC). [Via BoingBoing.]