Tag Archives: Linux

Syntax error, parameterized types are only available if source level is 1.5

I recently installed Eclipse and all of a sudden my Java applications failed to build with the error: Syntax error, parameterized types are only available if source level is 1.5 After a bit of Googling I figured out that Eclipse … Continue reading

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Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic Koala: Temperature above threshold, cpu clock throttled

I recently upgraded my Ubuntu install to the latest Karmic Koala, and to be honest I’ve not been totally impressed.   A range of little bugs that had been fixed before seem to have reappeared – just little things such as … Continue reading

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Logging and monitoring server load

We decided it would be a good idea to be able to periodically log server load so we can identify potential problems So I wrote a little script that outputs the current server load along with a timestamp in CSV … Continue reading

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rsync – non recursive copying

I was looking for a way to get rsync to copy all the files in a particular directory and not recurse into the sub-directories.   Unfortunately I couldn’t find an appropriate parameter and a quick search on Google turned up nothing … Continue reading

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