My right hand is aching... I think I got RSI (Repetitive Stress Injury).
Hehe, it's been a long time since the last diary entry :-) Well, let's go to the "cool" news:
I spent the Independence Day (sep. 7th) holiday at Guarda do Embaú, SC. What a beautiful beach! I found in a desert beach nearby 4 dead penguins. I wanted to bring them home and rebuild their skeletons, but I didn't find a way to carry them with me. All that I could do is bring two penguin heads. Now their are decaying is a small sand box, until only the bones are left. Cool! :-)
This week I got two new toys: a dual pentium(tm) 100MHz and a HP Netserver 4/100 DF (80486DX4 processor). Both have on-board SCSI adapters and flat cables to connect upto 7 devices plus a terminator (Yes, there's enough room in them). :-)
I've been very busy this month working on MI-2.0. New features include a new partitiong tool (using libparted), text interface and a redesigned graphical interface. Also, a much more powerfull kickstart-like configuration file, support for GRUB and XFree 4.0.
Cool! I was invited today to join a project to write a Visual Basic compiler/interpreter and an IDE for it. The project is in the very beggining, but fortunately Conectiva will be sponsoring it (at least I think Conectiva will). BTW, people@cnc has already started blaming me for "solding out my soul"... :-)
New HTML Parser: The long-awaited libxml2 based HTML parser code is live. It needs further work but already handles most markup better than the original parser.
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