Monthly Archives: October 2006

Saint Friday’s – holiday villas in the Peloponnese

Saint Friday’s – holiday villas in the Peloponnese Here’s the website of the villa’s that stayed in in Greece. A really cracking site. Very tranquil, very nice! Set in amongst olive trees (as more or less the entire peninsula.). Sat … Continue reading

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Why Green Tea Helps to Lose Weight – Uncommon Body

Why Green Tea Helps to Lose Weight – Uncommon Body Thanks to Raj for pointing this out. I’ve just gone back (in a bit way) to drinking coffee. Since being given a decent espresso machine, and work acquiring a decent … Continue reading

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How to clean old binary logs

Recently I had a problem with Disc space on my MythTV box. I found the the inary logs for MYSQL were over a gig in size. These are records of all database transactions. They wllo you to recreate the database … Continue reading

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ScheduleWorld

Welcome to ScheduleWorld This is looking like the “glue” I need to keep my various information using applications (phone, Evolution, Outlook, MightyPhone etc…), together!!

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Human species ‘may split in two’

BBC NEWS | UK | Human species ‘may split in two’ Going to the Regal, a Wetherspoons pub in Cambridge, you get the impression that the evulutionary expert is wrong with the 100,000 years estimate!

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Configuring Boot Behavior for Alpha Systems

Configuring Boot Behavior for Alpha Systems Whilst playing with my Alpha 600a workstation (Cheers Andres!), I’ve been struggling to find out how to automate booting from the bios (well the alpha version of a bios!). Well Show bootdef_dev will show … Continue reading

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Mark Thomas on demonstrating near the Houses of Parliament

Guardian Unlimited Politics | Special Reports | Mark Thomas on demonstrating near the Houses of Parliament Mark Thomas is that quite unique combination (unfortunately too unique) of being very, very funny and pretty moralisticaly correct. Unlike a lot of the … Continue reading

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Veil teacher ‘should be sacked’

BBC NEWS | England | Bradford | Veil teacher ‘should be sacked’ This is quite a tricky one. A primary school teacher refuses to remove her full face veil (Burka?) whilst teaching mixed sex classes. Personally I think she should … Continue reading

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best tomatoes in the world

Just eaten a plate of the tastiest tomatoes i have ever had. gorgeous! In a mountain hut on the mani peninsula near Sparti

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holiday in Greece

Finally on holiday. Bloody weather is great too. I sit writing this facimg = a gorgeous blue sea with snow capped peaks facing me across the straits. = Very relaxing. I have almost forgotten what i do for a living. … Continue reading

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