October 2018

New MacBook Air

Nervous about the keyboard and the skimpy storage but I ordered the new MB Air at entry-level specs. Intended to be purely a coffee-shop…

This entry was posted on October 30, 2018.

Page 86: “huh. I wonder if this book is gonna rip off Steven King’s “The Jaunt”, collected in Skeleton Crew .” . . Page 95: …

This entry was posted on October 30, 2018.

This entry was posted on October 29, 2018.

These people left the wrappers on their tombstone decorations. Gonna take ‘em back to Michael’s next week and get a refund, I guess…

This entry was posted on October 28, 2018.

This entry was posted on October 26, 2018.

Beta CSS media query: prefers-color-scheme

This is neat; Safari previewing a CSS query for dark-mode:

This entry was posted on October 25, 2018.

This entry was posted on October 24, 2018.

Drone Captain

This entry was posted on October 24, 2018.

error establishing database connection

today, by contrast , worked fine after the DB crashed.

This entry was posted on October 23, 2018.

dot.dot

(also today I learned that you can’t put a dot in a tag, around here. that last post was tagged and debugging took longer than it should…

This entry was posted on October 23, 2018.

Breakin'

my favorite way to learn a system inside and out is to play with it ‘til it breaks, then rebuild it. My dad gave me a Windows 3.1 PC in…

This entry was posted on October 22, 2018.

This entry was posted on October 22, 2018.

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This entry was posted on October 20, 2018.

Apache+grep command of the day

quickly pulls out all the active ‘Listens’ in your Apache config files. Didn’t ultimately explain the PORT binding issue I had this…

This entry was posted on October 19, 2018.

This entry was posted on October 19, 2018.

puppy rey

This entry was posted on October 19, 2018.

tow truck tow truck!

This entry was posted on October 18, 2018.

This entry was posted on October 18, 2018.

Modern websites and "the content mesh"

This series has too many buzzwords, but it’s a pretty good read.

This entry was posted on October 18, 2018.

huh

This entry was posted on October 18, 2018.

Neighborhawk

This entry was posted on October 17, 2018.

This entry was posted on October 15, 2018.

HH doggo

This entry was posted on October 15, 2018.

This entry was posted on October 15, 2018.

had to go for a walk; see what’s going on with this crane

This entry was posted on October 13, 2018.

why no one want to play?

This entry was posted on October 10, 2018.

we’re fine, it’s gonna be fine

This entry was posted on October 10, 2018.

when they notice the ceiling fan for the first time (UPDATE: hey, the video actually downloaded thru OwnYourGram. Let’s see if I can get…

This entry was posted on October 09, 2018.

nest cam

This entry was posted on October 09, 2018.

Bloomberg/China hacking

here’s a heck of a listen if this story interests you. Risky Business

This entry was posted on October 09, 2018.

This entry was posted on October 08, 2018.

This entry was posted on October 07, 2018.

TV: UF-LSU UM-FSU: 7-7 7-7 guess who doesn’t care

This entry was posted on October 06, 2018.

Michigan-Maryland’s in a weather delay. Guess I’ll put on the Syracuse-Pittsburth game. #pittsburth

This entry was posted on October 06, 2018.

This entry was posted on October 05, 2018.

cloudflare blackmail

That’s some pretty good blackmail, right about there.

This entry was posted on October 05, 2018.

car parked on lawn, broken toilet in yard. the folks all around me? Polk County-ing hard.

This entry was posted on October 04, 2018.

This entry was posted on October 03, 2018.