I’ve been having some problems with charsets (character sets) when using FreeNAS, rsync, deltacopy, and cygwin. The filenames on a Windows box are either in UTF-8 or ISO-8859-1 (Latin1). The FreeNAS uses rsync to backup the files on the windows box, and saves them to a RAID array. I wasn’t sure if it was rsync,Continue reading
The Pale Blue Dot Look at that dot. That’s here. That’s home. That’s us. On it everyone you love, everyone you know, everyone you ever heard of, every human being who ever was, lived out there lives. The aggregate of our joy and suffering, thousands of confident religions, ideologies, and economic doctrines, every hunter andContinue reading
I must say I found openSUSE 11.2 to be a major disappointment. I’ve come to expect better, much better, from Novell. If it weren’t for the stability issues with KDE and relatively poor netbook support this distribution would have been a keeper for me. There really is a lot to like. Perhaps the results willContinue reading
These are from Barack’s Facebook page. Hope his administration doesn’t mind.
Thank you slashdot It’s not property and you, sir, are not an intellectual. The very idea that something infinitely reproducible could be considered to have value is preposterous and flies in the face of call macro economic theory. Infinite supply results in infinitesimal value. Eventually people will realize that what is being called intellectual propertyContinue reading