Compile in RAM?

I know, I am not always kind and nice to my PC and I love to exaggerate. That’s why I have moved portages’ playground to tmpfs. So far so good, we’re compiling. Small packages may like it, but I got other packages like Firefox or OpenOffice and portage will complain because of memory. Remember kids: tmpfs got a […]


As many people are talking about FreeBSD lately, I have decided to take a closer look. So I cleaned up my notebook to get 30 GB of free space to have a nice playground for having a look at Gentoo – Gentoo on FreeBSD The first impressions after leaving the LiveCD behind was quite satisfying. The system feels […]