I installed the Extension:AutomaticREMOTE USER on my personal wiki. Takes the .htaccess auth user and persuades mediawiki to use it for user info. Cool stuff! Works very well. though obsoleted by the new “private wiki” install option, I guess I also installed a Mediawiki 1.17.0 and ran into some dirty crap with the wfGetIP() functionContinue reading “Some Mediawiki stuff”
Category Archives: Information technology
Why do people preface posts with #dutch?
You know, that thing where people preface their non english tweets by the language the tweet will be in – like #dutch. Is there a #french? Same on the G+.. “(dutch) dit is nederlands” .. yeeeees …. I dont get it. Is it to warn their #dutch readers? Because they wont read your other languageContinue reading “Why do people preface posts with #dutch?”
Notes on #Ubuntu 11.10
Another notes post; this time on 11.10. Notes as I experience the many irks or positive moments while running this new software. Throughout this text I complain a lot. Thats because its unfiltered thoughts! Ranted directly to the page and auto posted at a cut-off date about 4 days later. This means you are nowContinue reading “Notes on #Ubuntu 11.10”
Conversations: The Hive Mind
As a second in the conversation series (because I am SO interesting!) I was making some interesting points on a chat earlier. 10:07 de technologie is geboost sins internet, en nu iedereen aan informatie graakt kan men het niet gebruiken omdat overal patenten ophangen 10:07 byebye boost 10:08 bof; der is wel een grote boostContinue reading “Conversations: The Hive Mind”
The retired micro.cone
Mirco.cone has been retired but the pictures haven’t 🙂 I’ve tweeted a wad of weird and exciting pictures but for this post I’ll leave the weary reader with this one; How PC books looked back when 🙂 Yes, apples & oranges, a computer screen and a diskette! and a Very nice picture of Viona 🙂
Right; this wasnt supposed to be posted.. ok; lemme update this to have it make sense. Cant delete it now 😉 Im glad to say, my networking plans FINALLY work! eth0 – Telenet eth1 – Guest Internet eth2 – Virt server eth1 br0 eth3 – Popcorn hour eth4 – file server eth5 – xbmc eth6Continue reading “Network”
Upgraded to Windows 7; hoping for less shit
We upgraded to Windows 7 today; hoping to generally have less shit! As you can see, it didnt exactly work 😦 Upgrade Fail!
Setting Viona’s Hero free!
First step completed today; installing a decent recovery image 🙂 The Hero method of flashing through ADB didnt really work; I guess the wiki info is old or whatever.. A quick search turned up a forum post of a guy saying to install the clockwork rom manager (althouh I like Amon Ra better.. more optionsContinue reading “Setting Viona’s Hero free!”
Preferred email app: gmail
My darling wife has a new laptop and uses gMail all the time, used to do the t-bird but will probably go all the gMail way soon! Unity has the dash (press the super key, most laptops have the Windows logo printed on there, to open) with some nice big touch friendly links and I want gmailContinue reading “Preferred email app: gmail”