About This SiteThis is the blog of Anthony Glen Jeffries. The sub-title should explain things pretty well. The blog title comes from this post on Greta Christina's blog (scroll down to reason #7). The opinions expressed on this site are not necessarily representative of my past, present or future employers, coworkers, colleagues, friends or family.
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Category Archives: nerdgasm
Periodic Videos is one of my favorite YouTube channels! This is their newest video, about an obscure element called Lutetium. They have videos on each element, and much more about chemistry in general.
Check out 99% Invisible, the podcast about the design that influences our everyday lives, but we never notice.
I have to say that Microsoft has a real winner in Windows 10. They’ve ironed out the bugs that plagued previous versions of Windows. So far, over a few (I’m too drunk to remember how many) installs/upgrades of Windows 10, … Continue reading
So a few days ago I bought a copy of Parallels (awesome software, BTW) for my work Macbook Pro, and to save some money I grabbed an old copy of Windows Vista we had lying around for all my radio … Continue reading
If you are having problems getting darkice to start automatically at boot in a recent Ubuntu system, try the info at the link below. Source: [SOLVED] Starting Darkice automatically on boot
Check out the link below: When using Chrome, why does Twitter’s home page redirect me to a search for “searchTerms”? – Web Applications Stack Exchange.
Do this as root: dpkg -P php5-suhosin This will get rid of the messages, as seen here.
AWU is on Debian Wheezy (7.0) now. Everything went great, except for getting Postfix to connect to saslauthd for authentication. I had this bit in /etc/fstab from $DEITY-knows-where: /var/run/saslauthd /var/spool/postfix/var/run/saslauthd bind bind 0 0 It’s a hack to remount /var/run/saslauthd on /var/spool/postfix/var/run/saslauthd … Continue reading
Everything Is Terrible!: KOMPUTER KINDERGARTEN. My God….
“Ground control to Major Tom” sung from International Space Station. You know you want to watch. Really looking forward to Chris Hadfield being on the ISS again!