Blacklisting modules in Kubuntu (Ubuntu) Dapper

I found the answer on this page.  I am paraphrasing the instructions in case the page disappears.Dapper no longer uses hotplug, so to prevent kernel module from running, it no longer works to put that module name in /etc/hotplug/blacklist.  To blacklist a module in Dapper, create a file under /etc/modprobe.d/ called my_blacklist and add the […]

Well, you can’t argue with the little things. It’s the little things that make up life

CampingPacking for my Colorado trip, I discovered the drying hanger I made for my CamelBak liner rusted.   This left nasty looking orange spots inside my liner.  That's what I get for using a metal coat hanger.ZaurusFrom this post in the open embedded forums, I found that adding this line:lists_dir ext /var/lib/ipkgin /etc/ipkg.conf speeds up installing […]