Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

And now for something new and different...

Filed under
Humor

Ubuntu Restaurant and Yoga Studio is on track to open in mid-August on Main Street. According to a press release, ubuntu means “humanity toward others,” the world view that is the basis of this community-focused restaurant and yoga studio.

Ubuntu owner, Sandy Lawrence, her team of architects, Michael Bauschke and David Berman, designer T Beller and restaurant consultant Michael Dellar, share the vision of a neighborhood restaurant that sources the majority of its food locally to serving vegetable inspired meals, innovative cuisine for both omnivores and herbivores.

If you're ever in NapaValley...

More in Tux Machines

Leftovers: Gaming

Leftovers: Software

today's howtos

ACPI, kernels and contracts with firmware

This ends up being a pain in the neck in the x86 world, but it could be much worse. Way back in 2008 I wrote something about why the Linux kernel reports itself to firmware as "Windows" but refuses to identify itself as Linux. The short version is that "Linux" doesn't actually identify the behaviour of the kernel in a meaningful way. "Linux" doesn't tell you whether the kernel can deal with buffers being passed when the spec says it should be a package. "Linux" doesn't tell you whether the OS knows how to deal with an HPET. "Linux" doesn't tell you whether the OS can reinitialise graphics hardware. Read more