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I achieved absolutely nothing today, which is a good thing. Well, I did catch up on about six weeks' worth of Entertainment Weekly and spent the afternoon hanging out with a friend at work, in no particular order.

I have to agree with Joey's comments about the certification scheme (even though I've barely even been here a day). It seems like "Journeyer" is the default category, if only because I can't imagine calling anyone whose reputation I know well enough to rate an apprentice. Maybe that will change as more people get involved in Advogato, or if more gradations can be introduced (I tend to think of myself as being on the low end of Journeyer, for example).

I need to get off my lazy butt and release the "new" and portable RoutePlanner to SourceForge and Debian woody. The basics are there, but it needs a day's hacking to add back the old GUIs from AmigaOS days. Now if I could only decide which Python GUI to use (and, by extension, learn)...

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