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January 24th, 2013 - 4:53 pm § in Miscellaneous, Personal, Sports

What should ultimate call me

I’m just going to leave this here – if you play ultimate, its pretty hilarious. Whatshouldultimatecallme.[...]

February 6th, 2012 - 12:55 pm § in Miscellaneous

24″ LED Cinema Display Frustrations

Got into work this morning, and noticed something odd, so I thought I would recount it here in case anyone else is having this problem (as it took a lot of investigation to get it all sorted out). On Friday last week, I swapped out my Macbook Pro 15″ for a new Macbook Pro 15″, […][...]

November 17th, 2009 - 1:02 pm § in Computers, Miscellaneous, Servers, Unix

Ubuntu 8.04 iSCSI shutdown

Just a quick post today – I ran into the same issue many many other people seem to have, that being connecting to an iSCSI target in Ubuntu 8.04 means you cannot cleanly shut-down your system as it will hang during the shutdown process. I’ve been doing a little bit of research as to why [...]

March 5th, 2009 - 12:32 pm § in Miscellaneous

One-stop shopping for fans as CFL amalgamates league and team websites

Found this article in the Hamilton Spectator yesterday, glad to see the project I’ve been helping to propose has finally gotten the go ahead and even got some press.  So, now its go time for CFL Media, and the next few months are going to be rough as we work towards re-launching all the C[...]

February 26th, 2009 - 12:01 pm § in Miscellaneous

Need to blog more

Life is super insane right now – between work, wedding planning, building a house and trying to get some form of sleep, I barely have time for anything these days… I will try and make more time though if thats even possible.[...]

January 5th, 2009 - 10:29 am § in Miscellaneous

Happy new year everyone

Well, a bit delayed, but a happy new year to everyone out there who may find my blog.  Speaking of my blog – I have a few plans for updating it significantly over the next few months – I’ll be keeping the URL structure the same, but overhauling the layout and functionality to [...]

October 13th, 2008 - 2:03 pm § in Miscellaneous

Of busy lives

Well, it has been a while once again since I’ve had an opportunity to post on my blog.  Things have been progressing well for me, both in my personal life as well as in my career.  Though I still find myself without much time to do everything that needs doing, I’m beginning ot [...]

September 10th, 2008 - 2:11 pm § in Miscellaneous

PHP strangeness

So, I just encountered a very strange issue with PHP’s FTP function and thought I’d take a quick sec to write about the problem, in case anyone else is having it. Essentially we have a module in our application that moves a few files around via FTP.  Now this works fine on some serv[...]

August 27th, 2008 - 4:45 pm § in Miscellaneous

Finally a fix for textmate

So, I have been struggling the past few weeks with Textmate and it being stupid slow on certain projects that contain a ton of files. Apparently every time Textmate gets focus, it re-scans the entire project folder for changed files – which really sucks if you’re alt-tabbing back and for[...]

August 14th, 2008 - 8:57 pm § in Miscellaneous

System updates and Busybox…

Been a little while since I’ve posted I realize – been quite busy lately.  So, I picked up a new toy today for my fileserver / it just arrived today, I ordered it quite a while ago.  I had one more hard drive than I had bays, and I wasn’t using any of my optical […][...]