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August 2010

The dilemma – OS updates vs OS type

For years I have been a FreeBSD bigot. I love FreeBSD, the stability, performance, ease of use, and steady progression. But… Updates are kind of a chore, there is no such thing as true incremental updates, you either do patch updates against RELEASE, or you do world updates against STABLE. …

Newegg – from nerdy/geeky to spammer in just 2 business days

Wait, before you go all ‘just delete the fucking email’ on me, read this entire post. Starts out on August 18th, 2010 – first email received to a completely unpublished alias I have at the $orkplace: Date: Wed, 18 Aug 2010 14:46:38 -0700 From: [email protected] To: [redacted] Subject: Our Gift …