Saturday, February 11, 2012

One blog to rule them all

So apparently I have been creating too many blogs while having no time to keep them updated and today I have decided to merge some of them together. As a result, you can see how my penguin taming business is going on here from now on.

Recently, I have successfully managed to install BackTract 5 R1 to my hard disk without having to burn the installer to DVD or USB (somehow my Lenovo laptop couldn't boot from USB even though I enabled all the relevant BIOS settings). Since BT is based on Ubuntu, I followed this guide with some necessary changes and boom! mission accomplished!

Here's a screenshot:

I even planned to install Solaris 11 on my comp, but in the end couldn't because there was some conflict with Linux swap partition which required changes to the entire partition table.