My tweets on 2008-07-14

Walking to get lunch. Some homeless guy yells at me: I like your crazy hairstyle! At least that’s better than: Got 2 dollars to spare? # @echomikeromeo You’re making me nostalgic for the days when I sat in the glow of my iMac DV and watched the rain from my living room window. # Just […]

One minute Mac tip: Schedule off-hours downloads by enabling `at`, `batch` UNIX job scheduling commands

In a lot of places in the world, many people still have to pay for bandwidth costs. I’m one of those people who just can’t afford to download lots of stuff during peak hours when my bandwidth might quickly get shaped or, worse, I’ll get charged. Nevertheless, there are often plenty of legit reasons to […]

My tweets on 2008-07-13

First time wearing my new Converse shoes. They are classic black and white, weird, thin, and I can feel the ground when I walk. # These lingerie shops make me wish I had breasts. The sheer number of fun outfits easily available for dressing the female body. Jealous! # Buried by email that I don’t […]

My tweets on 2008-07-12

Upsetting: Draconian ISP firewall rules. Happy-making: pink polka dots lycra panties, looking boyish w/shirts and girlish w/pants+underwear! # I just walked by a grocery store in Sydney’s Chinatown that was selling 5 (5!) edible vegetables that I have never even heard of before. # At Sussex Centre for lunch @BloodyLaughter accuses me of looking up […]

My tweets on 2008-07-11

Crap, got distracted by cool new personal project ideas and am now later than intended to work. Bad me. # To my GNU/Linux geek friends: I want to manage a bunch of VMs and don’t want to use DNS. What’s a good primer to administering Avahi? TIA! # Impossible-to-guess thing of the day: how to […]

My tweets on 2008-07-10

Installing base set of CentOS packages on one machine, downloading Debian stable on another, and preparing FreeBSD ISOs on another. Now=Fun! # Back from lunch. Had spicy drunken noodles with extra chilli. It’s so nice that fresh sliced chillis are considered a “condiment” here! # Booyah! VMware Server running on CentOS with headless management and […]

My tweets on 2008-07-09

Was so comfy, I didn’t want to wake up. On the other hand, I have to (boo), and it’s an absolutely gorgeous day (yay). Up and at ’em it is. # Eep! It is cold outside even though it’s so sunny. Somehow I managed to wear 3 layers of clothes but also sandals. My toes […]

My tweets on 2008-07-08

Broken window theory at work: There are SO MANY problems with this site I’m charged with fixing that I really, REALLY don’t want to bother. # Blaaaaaaaaaaaah. # @essinem I want to start doing again—and I have a few options for the technical how—what I need is participation. Interested? # Reviewers wanted for my […]

My tweets on 2008-07-07

Today was slooow, but very successful. Definitely a good way to start the week. Have lots of work ahead…needed the motivation…can now focus. # Tweeting in 140 characters has become a competitive sport. Who fits the most stuff in the least words? We do! (ba dum dum dum!) We do! # @avahdi Yea, a full […]

My tweets on 2008-07-06

Ow, my stomach. # At Uber, preparing for @BloodyLaughter’s knife preso. Am sleepy, unsure how I feel about this right now. We’ll see how we go. # Knifeplay class went pretty well. I actually had a fun time since I could just step back and let @BloodyLaughter drive. Now at dinner. # People watching from […]