Ubuntu 11 on Kingston SV100S2/256G SSD

Here are some notes about my attempt to install Ubuntu 11 on Kingston SV100S2/256G SSD (on Dell Latitude E6510 laptop). Just in case somebody else finds it useful.

I have Googled around for information about SSD disk optimization for Linux and found that there are two main things to consider: partition alignment and filesystem options.

It appears to be important to (try to) align disk writes by the boundaries of SDD erase block size. This [1] article talks about LVM volumes alignment.

Free Flash Decompiler

Supporting ActionScript 2 and ActionScript 3

During a recent test I have stumbled upon this wonderful tool: HP SWF Scan. It is positioned as a vulnerability scanner for Flash, but what it also does is decompiling. Here is a screenshot:

HP SWF Scan Screenshot

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