255 articles

Bloated Windows VM Files

The bloat of Windows infects even your linux systems if you are forced to use a Windows VM.

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More Sickness, Less Energy

Well the optimism of my last post turned out to be unwarranted.

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Gettin Down With the Sickness

I hate being sick.

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Linux Reference

A short reference and archive of tricks for things I’ve found handy at one point or another.

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My Scripts on Mac

The Mac terminal might use bash - at least as of El Capitan versions it does - but that doesn’t mean that all of the terminal tools are the familiar GNU versions.

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SELinux

A Cleaner Way To Disable Caps-Lock

I figured out a much cleaner method for configuring the Caps-Lock key on my keyboard this morning.

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Can’t Sleep: Fly Spaceships Instead

I have been awake for nearly an hour already today and it’s still only five in the morning.

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ED: Functional Type-7, Trading for Profit

Haulin’ normal goods can be the most profitable gig if you have enough room in your cargo hold.

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Update on Elite Dangerous

A quick update on my ED account and what I’ve been up to in our future universe.

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Windows You Suck… Still

Broken almost every time I try to use it.

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More on Caps Lock and CTRL

Okay, I gave up on Caps Lock altogether.

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Swapping Caps-Lock and the CTRL Key

For years I have used mostly full sized keyboards that have allowed me to use my palm on the CTRL key. Since that doesn’t work on my mac, I’m trying to swap the CTRL and Caps Lock key to see if that helps.

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Working against Microsoft… Again!

Ugh… Microsoft and their Windows 10 crap showed up on my PC.

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Spent My Walmart Giftcards Tonight

This post is dedicated to my Gran’mom and to my Mom.

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Intentionally Broken Website… For A Brighter Future?

I have taken the plunge and have dived into a series of changes to my website code.

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Making a Murderer is Making Me Sick!

Just because it makes me sick doesn’t mean I didn’t start binge watching the series as soon as I finished the first episode…

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Mac OS X

A growing list of things I’ve learned so far.

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First Post Written From My new Macbook

Well there you have it. My first post, written on my new Macbook.

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Git Notes

Hands down, my favorite code versioning tool.

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The Dark Side Has Arrived, Time to Dive In

To all the anti-mac hold outs out there: "Jump on, the bandwagon still has room!"

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VIM GTD Part 2: The Helper Script

In my "A Vim and GTD Workflow" post I mentioned a helper script that I was working on to help keep everything in shape. Here are some of the details…

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A Vim and GTD Workflow

I am a major fan and daily user of Trello. However, there are some cases where you want your GTD lists to be version controlled in something like Git. Here’s one idea that uses Vim to do the work.

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Get a Second DHCP Address Temporarily

At work a while ago we came across an automated test where a temporary IP address was needed. However, we needed to ensure that whatever IP the test chose to use would not affect any other systems on the network.

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Trading Rares in an Asp

Okay, I admit it I broke down. I have now purchased Elite Dangerous twice.

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