dammIT

A rantbox


Thu 31 July 2008

Warm day

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

OK, you can consider a day too hot when a visit to a nicely air conditioned hairdresser is preferred above sitting in your cave, slowly getting cooked.

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Fri 25 July 2008

Digital Archeology

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

Yesterday a thought struck me again, and I decided to finally dive into my collection of old harddisks. I even found the archive with old Outlook Express .dbx files. Yes, there was a time I used windows and even that crappy e-mail client that shipped with it, as Thunderbird didn't …

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Mon 21 July 2008

d'oh

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

Hm, my hate of ISP's has got a slight boost today. I remotely work at my thesis in the vim editor on my home server through ssh, using subversion for version control etc. Currently, I'm at work. My ISP had planned to transfer our account to their new system …

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Fri 18 July 2008

Updating a laptop

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

I thought I'd update my Debian sid laptop and try to get wifi working again so I can browse/work on the couch with something bigger than my Nokia N810. I hadn't really touched it since halfway June, and didn't update since June 21. Result:

apt-get dist-upgrade 
[..snip..]
423 upgraded …

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