Monthly Archive: February 2003

SDRAMSYNCECC100MHz ARRGGGHHH!! 0

SDRAMSYNCECC100MHz ARRGGGHHH!!

I've been trying to upgrade the memory on one of my servers for weeks now. Everytime I think I have the right chips, the computer burps and refuses to boot. Today I was just...

LAPD Bomb Squad 0

LAPD Bomb Squad

Seen as a tagline on an email to a discussion group: Spotted on the back of a T-Shirt worn by an LAPD Bomb Squad member: If you see me running, try to keep up....

Satellite Provides Fundamental Info on Universe 0

Satellite Provides Fundamental Info on Universe

Absolutely amazing… From NPR's All Things Considered today: A modest satellite a million miles from earth unequivocally answers some of the deepest questions about our universe, astronomers say. The satellite has determined not only...

The Kids 0

The Kids

I gave out the URL for my blog today to an old friend, and it occurred to me that there are no pictures of the kids in this blog! To be sure that all...

Playing games with people’s lives 0

Playing games with people’s lives

<snicker> This is a fun online game. You start with one executive and two staffers, and you're challenged to grow your company as big as possible in 5 years. I must admit that I...

Professional Ethicists 0

Professional Ethicists

Bob Schieffer was a guest on Morning Edition today, touting his new book This Just In: What I couldn't tell you on TV. The conversation (with Bob Edwards) turned to Face The Nation, and...

No CRX this time… 0

No CRX this time…

Well, I decided not to buy the CRX. Mechanically it was decent. It had been wrecked front right at some point, but seemed to be well repaired. Sunroof worked OK. Struts were shot on...

Thanks, Ross 0

Thanks, Ross

Ross Rader lamented in his blog that MT Templates are Goofy. Although I think the issue is more one of IE's rendering engine being goofy, he hit on an issue I've been seeing (and...

Another CRX Candidate 0

Another CRX Candidate

Found an 87 CRX Si close by. This one looks promising. <image removed…car is no longer listed on AutoTrader> I spoke with the seller today. He said the car's in great shape. Was a...

DNS bites me in the butt… 0

DNS bites me in the butt…

I just discovered that when I switched my DSL connection a while back, I completely hosed up the DNS changes. Apparently, www.eal.us has been unavailable to some people for quite a while. Turns out...