The post describes my experience in building and configuring GRUB2 to boot Fedora 12 from the TianoCore EFI shell. It also describes how to reduce the time to load the kernel and initrd images from over three minutes to a few seconds. Background images are also discussed.
Earlier this year I wrote a number of posts about monitoring and interacting with D-Bus using shell scripts. In this post I look at using Ruby to monitor and interact with D-Bus enabled applications.
In his usual understated way, Yuhi Sonoda announced the first Ruby 1.9.1 release candidate earlier today on the ruby-talk mailing list. Hi, folks Ruby 1.9.1 has been just released. This is a release candidate of Ruby 1.9.1, which will be the first stable version of Ruby 1.9 series. Try it early and have a experience of modern, faster, with clearer syntax, multilingualized and much improved Ruby world. We have fixed 72 bugs and implemented some features: http://redmine.ruby-lang.org/projects/ruby-19/issues?query_id=9 If you encounter a bug or a problem, please let us know it via the official issue tracking system (http://redmine.ruby-lang.org ). I am