How to Compile and Install Linux Kernel v4.2 Source On a Debian / Ubuntu Linux

By Vivek Gite

In order to create a custom kernel configuration file and build a custom kernel, the full Linux kernel source tree must first be downloaded and installed. The latest Linux kernel stable version is 4.2. In this tutorial, you will learn how to compile the Linux kernel version 4.2 on a Debian and Ubuntu Linux operating system and build .deb file for easy distribution purpose.

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Schedule FiOS Router Reboots with a Pogoplug

By Matt Hartley

There are few things in life more irritating than having your Internet go out. This is often caused by your router needing a reboot. Sadly, not all routers are created equal which complicates things a bit. At my home for example, we have FIOS Internet. My connection from my ONT to my FIOS router is through coaxial (coax cable). Why does this matter? Because if I was connected to CAT6 from my ONT, I could use the router of my choosing. Sadly a coaxial connection doesn’t easily afford me this opportunity.

So why don’t I just switch my FIOS over to CAT6 instead of using the coaxial cable? Because I have no interest in running the CAT6 throughout my home. This means I must get the most out of my ISP provided router as possible. (Read the rest at Freedom Penguin)

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