Older blog entries for bribass (starting at number 1)

Oh Dark Thirty
Finally decided to poke my head out from under the proverbial rock, and try Napster. Ye gods, this thingie is unbearably cool! I never realized that my masquerade firewall would be so useful (at least when one is trying to keep the network traffic going in one direction...;)

Also figured out a solution the power plug on my laptop being unable to work. Popped over to ebay and got myself a port replicator for cheap. All in all, a $20 solution to a $200 repair.

Maybe a little more hacking on NJS, then sleep.

Maybe.

Oh Dark Thirty-Five
I really ought to change that order: sleep, then hacking.

Maybe.

Woo hoo! I finally got around to replacing my main server yesterday. Used to be a dying 486-66 with 32 MB, now a K6-450 with 128 MB. It is so exhilarating to do things like compile a kernel in under twenty minutes (used to take over three hours) or run a bunch of things without touching swap at all.

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