Monthly Archives: October 2010

A good weekend

After alot of deliberation, I decided to go to my cousins farewell party. But before that… was the morning. I had decided to go to Planes, Trains and Automobiles at Mount Victoria earlier in the week, to pick up my … Continue reading

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“Bonza! It works…!” (or, the Case of Boris Grishenko vs. the Karma Police)

Don’t you love it when a gamble pays off? Even if its an informed gamble, you have everything to gain, nothing to lose, it pays off for you, and you end up ahead…? Yup, love them. Best gambles. No – … Continue reading

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And I did pull the finger out…

Its one of those things. But its a bugbear that it happens. Yes, ladies and gentlemen, I have a dead motherboard. And I kind of needed it too. You know, for my exchange and all. But its one of those … Continue reading

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One man, a keyboard, and a bottle of scotch

Drunken coding is always the best coding. Why? I am entirely unsure, but my own observations tell me, that in myself, and a few others, the best code is written while drunk. Of course, thats the time you should be … Continue reading

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Pull down one rack…

It had to happen. Like, really, really had to happen. Just when, I didn’t know. Until today. Shopping day, oh how I hate you. But today, I went to the town library, printed some stuff (after getting rid of my … Continue reading

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The challenge has been issued…

Just because I can, I’m going to build a dial up ISP. Why you ask? As I may have mentioned, about seven years ago, I wanted to do exactly this. Of course, it wasn’t economically feasible – but now it … Continue reading

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The root of all evil is… (The Karma Police Strike Back Part II)

Hello again. I’d tested the DF50 on DC, after putting the power rails back in. Once again, there was no movement. Something was seriously wrong, and it was probably the cause of a cooked decoder. Taking it back off the … Continue reading

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