Monthly Archives: August 2011

Weekly tweets!

back from a weekend narrowboating. Earth still rocking. # There was another robbery in #horningsea last night. Make sure you lock your doors and keep an eye out! # A week since I received my faulty ReadynasPro from @scancomputers. Despite … Continue reading

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Weekly tweets!

The working week starts with a hard drive crash. So a morning of SuperDuper'ing onto a new drive. # Wow! RT @TechCrunch: Breaking: Google Buys Motorola For $12.5 Billion http://t.co/21wC0hw by @robinwauters # Maroilles tart for lunch. http://t.co/BgQ9tCp yum! # … Continue reading

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Impressed by the write speed on my new ReadyNas Pro 6

A 100GB file to a NFS mounted share scotgate mnt # dd if=/dev/zero of=/mnt/distfiles2/TEMP bs=1024 count=100000000 100000000+0 records in 100000000+0 records out 102400000000 bytes (102 GB) copied, 1115.25 s, 91.8 MB/s scotgate mnt # dd of=/dev/zero if=/mnt/distfiles2/TEMP bs=1024 count=100000000 100000000+0 … Continue reading

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Weekly tweets!

Back from peaceful holiday to riots on the streets and fresh financial crisis. "Fucking hell" seems to sum it all up. # The lyrics to Jerusalem by The Fall seem appropriate http://youtu.be/B2vnioRqsSQ # RT @camdiary: Follow @cambscops . "No truth … Continue reading

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Weekly tweets!

Halfway through Surface Detail by Ian M Banks. Best Culture novel I've read so far. # "Je peux avoir un autre biere s-v-p". My latest french learnings. Probably the most important so far I think. # What's the easy option … Continue reading

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