Scatter/Gather thoughts

June 2005 Entry Index

GRUB GRUB GRUB GRUB...

Trying to fix boot problems through a remote SSH login 6 000 kilometers away from the machine is not my idea of fun.

27 June, 2005 | read more

Tasteless on so many levels

You are what you eat.

23 June, 2005 | read more

How to fix the broken Outlook reply behaviour

Various localized versions of Outlook and Outlook Express use non-standard reply indicators like AW: and SV:. I explain why this is a bad thing and how these clients can be made to behave reasonably.

21 June, 2005 | read more

A Deepness in the Sky (5-minute review)

A Deepness in the Sky is one of the best science fiction novels I've read in years.

16 June, 2005 | read more

Intel's forbidden fruit

Robert Cringely has an interesting take on Apple's recent announcement about using Intel processors.

11 June, 2005 | read more

Linking libstdc++ statically

Problems getting GCC to link libstdc++ statically? Here's an explanation of the underlying problem and one way to work around it.

1 June, 2005 | read more