Archive for August, 2005

Why can’t I write to /home (Solaris x86 10) Solaris 2 FAQ Question 3.4

Tuesday, August 30th, 2005

Solaris 2 FAQ Question 3.4 Having not played with SunOS (Solaris) for a long time, I was fortunate to have the opportunity to once agian refresh my skills with it. But I had forgotten this little gem: SunOS 5.x is delivered with the “automounter” enabled. The automounter is designed for NFS sites, to simplify maintenance […]

Live at Viiv – Alpha – Blog.CNET.com – CNET.com

Friday, August 26th, 2005

Live at Viiv – Alpha – Blog.CNET.com – CNET.com Exqueese me – but what the hell is the “Viiv” brand intel is now parading supposed to mean exactly? They dont employ stupid people at intel, perhaps they could have come up with something that looked or sounded better than Viiv. :boggle:

Visual Studio 2005 Beta 2 – Problems

Monday, August 22nd, 2005

It seems that Visual Studio 2005 Beta 2 is having some issues with mscorsvw taking up 100% cpu usage – none of the currently available fixes to the problem seem to work – in fact I have no idea why its having suck problems :(. If you have the same error as below, please sign […]

Delicious Library – No Aussie support :(

Sunday, August 21st, 2005

Delicious Library Seems to be an excellent little product to catalouge your music, dvd and book collection via manual entering of Barcodes, Searching or Scanning of barcode. It seems to rely heavily on Amazon for getting of pricing and book information, it does seem however that Aussies will be left out in the cold with […]

NZ man held in Oz rabbit bestiality dragnet | The Register

Sunday, August 14th, 2005

NZ man held in Oz rabbit bestiality dragnet | The Register And here I was thinking it was sheep and not rabbits that made them NZ’ders happy. How wrong I was.

How to pronounce mobile.

Wednesday, August 10th, 2005

Its mo-bile not mo-bull. Bloody dodgy American pronunciation annoys me. As per http://channel9.msdn.com/ShowPost.aspx?PostID=95972 from the channel9 msdn site. M

Adding TCP/IP network printers automatically in windows

Monday, August 8th, 2005

If you wish to add network printers (TCP/IP Printers) in Windows XP, I have found that the following works really well. This us especially useful if you have a lot of machines to maintain and you dont want to add them in by hand Step 1: Create the ports Before you start adding printer drivers […]

Power Supply Calculator

Monday, August 8th, 2005

I accidentally stumbled across this site that has a fancy calculator that helps you calculate the required power supply for your system. Personally I would always add 50W to the result that this calculator gives just for the sake of safety and expansion (you might want to add a DVD drive or extra HDD to […]

Its a big ad, a very big ad – CARLTON DRAUGHT BIG AD

Thursday, August 4th, 2005

CARLTON DRAUGHT BIG AD This massive ad was brought to us by C.U.B. it seems to rely on viral marketing which has become popular of late, but it is worth a look. Works in/on Mac OS, Win32 and supports multiple browsers 😀 M

Main Page – OSx86

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2005

Main Page – OSx86 As seen everywhere else it looks like the Apple Dev Kit (for Intel/x86) has been leaked – it seems to requires SSE3 and some little Infinion Chip on the motherboard – read the article above for the details. It does scare me if this is to usher in the Age of […]