Category Archives: CKB

Escape from 714

Got though the major moving hump on Sunday and taking a break for a couple of days before I snag the remaining boxes of books. Advantage of living by the beach: hearing the ocean at night. Disadvantage of living by … Continue reading

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Assorted lies from the past

Nicholas Corwin relates a story that I in no way had anything to do with. Really.

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Core dump of random stuff on eBay

Just dropped a pile of stuff on eBay over the weekend. Several Apple “Think Different” posters and a big pile of Hellblazer and Swamp Thing comics.

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Egoscanning via Google again

Google picks me up in the oddest places… In the ReadMe file for the Ricochet spam reporting agent. Funny thing here is that it’s a way old friends.net address from when Xplain still had the domain. Now friends.net is an … Continue reading

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Tap tap tap… Is this thing on?

Looks like DNS is working now… Maybe.

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Bleh

I’m running a cold. It’s pouring rain and windy outside. The surf is way up. Perfect time to pick up the No-Fi server farm and move it from the truculant DSL line at the house to a nice comfy industrial … Continue reading

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The first shambling down a long server migration road

I was tipped off to JohnCompanies awhile back by OxDECAFBAD and pulled the trigger on one of their Linux servers. Been steadily working on it and feeling that deep internal satisfaction you get from learning a new system (even if … Continue reading

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Leonids from atop the San Andreas Fault

Went to my usual spotting place on Lone Pine Canyon Rd. where the San Andreas Fault passes through Cajon Pass. Counted 80 meteors in the 40 or so minutes onsite (2:30 am – 3:10 am PST) and “hints” of a … Continue reading

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So does this make me a net.person?

My name (well at least a homonym) is now used in a story in The Onion Woman Mad Boyfriend Not Jealous She Danced With Other Guy WEST LAFAYETTE, IN – Deborah Raskin, 20, became angry Saturday when boyfriend Kris Barros … Continue reading

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Latest round of eBay stuff

A couple of Terrastock t-shirts. An old t-shirt from The Church’s Gold Afternoon Fix 1990 tour. A pile of PowerBook G3 (original 3400 style) parts, and a PowerBook 1400cs with a broken screen. Bid early. Bid often.

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