dammIT

A rantbox

Mon 21 June 2004

GMail Terms of use goodness

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

4. Content of the Service. Google takes no responsibility for third party content (including, without limitation, any viruses or other disabling features), nor does Google have any obligation to monitor such third party content. Google reserves the right at all times to remove or refuse to distribute any content on …

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Fri 18 June 2004

Look mom, without wires

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

Well look at me. Now I'm completely happy being online with a laptop without any wires or other plug-in thingees [like a wifi card]. It's running from it's battery and using one of the [heavily secured] wifi spots at the VU with it's build-in wifi mini-pc-card-thingee. Too bad I have …

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Tue 15 June 2004

Laptop-n-aquamorph

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

First: wow, that laptop is cool - well, hot atm, but whatever. It certainly is faster than any other workstation I own and it's finally more quiet than those vacuum cleaners I own :D

So, what have I been doing lately? Mostly worked some more. Visited a nice housewarming party [very …

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Thu 10 June 2004

*Yawn*

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

Was about to go sleep early yesterday, but I ended up trying to fix a Windows computer at my gf's place that refused to log anyone in. Recovered some files for her sister and brother so they can work on them on other pc's [yay aquamorph with ntfs read- and …

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Mon 07 June 2004

Ping

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

Pong. Just to say I'm still alive ;)

Working 6 days a week is easier then I thought it would be. I get loads of stuff done. For my work that is. I hope I can sustain a comparable rhythm when this working spree is over, so I can get some …

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Sat 05 June 2004

Scary stuff

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

After a week in which a mother killed her own three children to be able to keep them near her after her death [she killed herself by jumping in front of a train; she wanted some peace after a fight with her ex-husband lasting for years], someone stealing a baby …

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Tue 01 June 2004

Weird stuff

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

Finally some day off yesterday and I manage to b0rk my workstation. Turned out to be a software issue, the first real issue I have with my GNU/Linux install. I updated my Debian sid install and rebooted, only to find my system in a crashed state some seconds later …

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Thu 27 May 2004

Beer and pancakes with sugar

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

...how's that for a dinner? Tastes quite good actually :)

Ah, I'm ready for an easy evening. Maybe I could hack somewhat at this site?

BTW, Alex, nice days in Brazil! It's a little bit early, but at least now you're able to read this ;) Hope you will enjoy the trip …

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