It’s not my week for electronics.
The router dropped down dead a few days ago, so the house with 7 people
in has 1 internet connection at a time. Yay. :-(
Then, whilst trying to rig up my laptop to act as a temporary router, I
accidentally wiped my partition …
Finally, after 10 hours work, got Samba to work on my server. I’m
relieved that I can now have some spare space on my laptop to play with
other distros and get Lapwing-Linux off the ground and into something
approaching a distro.
As ever, R’ingTFM works wonders :-)
It’s been hard to miss the news coverage of the biggest hurricane of the
To all the people caught in the hurricane, I offer a salute to your
bravery, and heart felt apologies to those who have lost loved ones.
Just reading /. ; Sun Microsystems want the FOSS community on board to
develop an open standard DRM protocol:
Called DReaM, its meant to remove vendor dependant code and be available
Sun’s major problem, which they have missed IMHO, is that FOSS coders
At the behest and continual moaning of MSO, I’ve got an audioscrobbler account;
so everyone can see how narrow my music tastes are :-P