November 2007

Here’s a fascinating piece from what’s becoming a favourite blog: Greta Christina wondering “If You Weren’t An Atheist, What Would You Be?” She considers four religions: the Quakers, Judaism, Baha’i, and Wicca ((But not Buddhism. Perhaps, like Sam Harris, she doesn’t really think of it as a religion.)), and realizes: I’m finding this a fascinating…

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Steve has been migrating all of the accounts on grommit to the new SuperMicro box, and it took a couple of hours. Everything should be working now (and working much faster!). Apart from installing the new box, Steve made a raft of useful changes: Installed OpenSolaris Nevada, build 75 Replaced uw-imap with Dovecot Upgraded Squirrelmail…

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From my favourite pilot’s blog ((Well worth bookmarking – only one or two posts a week, but always with a nice photograph.)), Flight Level 390: See what happens when you try to manoeuvre 75 tons of A320 ((“Fi-Fi” to her friends.)) on a sheet of ice: After we loaded 150 passengers and bags, the tug…

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