prea.net - ...always under construction http://priscilla0 The time has come, the walrus said, to talk of many things; Of shoes and ships and sealing wax, Of cabbages and kings, And why the sea is boiling hot, And whether pigs have wings. --Lewis Carrol en Oh, well, we're up again! http://priscilla0/?q=node/172 Well, after the move in February, this site and the server behind it had some issues... ADSL first, then the upgrade to Synology DSM 3.1, then my normal laziness...<p><a href="http://priscilla0/?q=node/172">read more</a></p> http://priscilla0/?q=node/172#comments Rants Tue, 01 May 2012 14:26:48 +0200 prea 172 at http://priscilla0 gulo is dead, long live gulo! http://priscilla0/?q=node/170 After 12 years of service, this morning my good ol'Compaq ProLiant 1600 stopped working.<p><a href="http://priscilla0/?q=node/170">read more</a></p> http://priscilla0/?q=node/170#comments Hacking Hardware Rants Mon, 19 Jul 2010 23:19:47 +0200 prea 170 at http://priscilla0 Raining Cats & Dogs! http://priscilla0/?q=node/169 Always said I shouldn't go out doing fieldwork!<br /> So this morning I ended up collecting soil samples under a nice pour. (Well... nice isn't the right adjective...)<p><a href="http://priscilla0/?q=node/169">read more</a></p> http://priscilla0/?q=node/169#comments Rants Thu, 27 May 2010 13:08:43 +0200 prea 169 at http://priscilla0 Summer of Coke http://priscilla0/?q=node/168 Eventually, summer has come!BRRhum, lime, coke and suntanning on home balcony. Thats what I could call my Summer of Coke. Chaps at Google and Coca-cola will understand, I hope... http://priscilla0/?q=node/168#comments Sun, 23 May 2010 18:21:26 +0200 prea 168 at http://priscilla0 Lombardy region and its autistic CRS http://priscilla0/?q=node/144 Problem: our GPS readings on the field are always shifted, when projected and superimposed to Lombardy Region official cartography.<p><a href="http://priscilla0/?q=node/144">read more</a></p> http://priscilla0/?q=node/144#comments Rants Tue, 02 Mar 2010 18:28:18 +0100 prea 144 at http://priscilla0 Here comes the Sun (oops, Oracle...) again! http://priscilla0/?q=node/139 Here we are again... today I've had delivered a Sun Fire x4400... soon-to-be file server.<p><a href="http://priscilla0/?q=node/139">read more</a></p> http://priscilla0/?q=node/139#comments Hacking Hardware Wed, 17 Feb 2010 18:30:37 +0100 prea 139 at http://priscilla0 To do http://priscilla0/?q=node/137 Do a backup of "D:" on mus, then re-format it with 128 bytes large inodes.<BR>Use <span class="geshifilter"><code class="geshifilter-bash">mkfs.ext3 <span style="color: #660033;">-I</span> <span style="color: #000000;">128</span> <span style="color: #660033;">-L</span> data</code></span><BR>Restore, enjoy ext2ifs.<p><a href="http://priscilla0/?q=node/137">read more</a></p> Sun, 27 Dec 2009 19:02:13 +0100 prea 137 at http://priscilla0 Images! http://priscilla0/?q=node/132 So now we can post images!<br /> I added <tt>image</tt> and <tt>img_assist</tt> modules to this good ol'Drupal 5 installation... see what happens, now! http://priscilla0/?q=node/132#comments Drupal Hacking Sun, 13 Dec 2009 11:14:25 +0100 prea 132 at http://priscilla0 Kernel panic! http://priscilla0/?q=node/131 Gosh! After a routine safe-upgrade the newly installed kernel won't boot.<BR>That's debian :-) Let's fix that good ol'LILO stuff (grub?<p><a href="http://priscilla0/?q=node/131">read more</a></p> http://priscilla0/?q=node/131#comments Wed, 09 Dec 2009 09:29:45 +0100 prea 131 at http://priscilla0 Gone mobile http://priscilla0/?q=node/129 So far, so good.<BR>I eventually gave my 2 cents (plus some more $8) and bought Wavelog.<BR>Worth all that money. Still, data transfer doesn't work thru my home WiFi network.<p><a href="http://priscilla0/?q=node/129">read more</a></p> http://priscilla0/?q=node/129#comments Tue, 08 Dec 2009 15:54:28 +0100 prea 129 at http://priscilla0