Monthly Archives: April 2006

links for 2006-04-30

Mactel: Linux on the MacBook Pro (tags: apple linux ubuntu macbook) – KisMAC (tags: apple mac macosx opensource osx software wifi recommended)

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Uploading some photos with the latest version of FlickrExport, 1.3.4, and I’m loving the new progress bar for individual file uploads. Massive improvement!

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Macbook benchmarking

The thread that won’t die – benchmarking the Macbooks. I’ve now got 2gb in this machine, so it was time to re-run the tests. With Cocoon 2.1.8 on my machine: rm -rf build; ./ webapp […] BUILD SUCCESSFUL Total time: … Continue reading

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More Apple trouble

More problems with the laptop – a kernel panic when trying to suspend this morning: panic(cpu 0 caller 0x0019CAEF): Unresolved kernel trap (CPU 0, Type 0=divide error) I’ll find out this afternoon if I have a “special” laptop or not, … Continue reading

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links for 2006-04-20

Canon EOS Digital SLR System (tags: camera guide)

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Replacing Microsoft Office with Apache Cocoon

An interesting article over on zdnet on how to displace Microsoft Office: I’m not aware of anything that you can do within the Microsoft ecosystem that you can’t do at least as well, but more reliabily and for a lot … Continue reading

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MacBook Pro

It’s not all bad, after all. Things are looking up. After doing a manual migrate of my data onto a clean clean install, the MacBook appears to be flying along quite nicely thank you very much. Yesterday when I tried … Continue reading

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MacBook Woe

I bought a MacBook Pro last week, on my way back from Oxford. If you’ve been wondering why I’ve been kinda quiet, it’s because I’ve been coming to terms with what a disaster this laptop is. So, first impressions, roughly … Continue reading

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OSS Watch: Open Source and Sustainability

Some of my pictures from the OSS Watch conference are now on flickr. Everyone’s photos are available via the osswatch200604 tag. I’ll be writing some thoughts about the conference just as soon as I dig my way through the todo … Continue reading

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New Cocoon release

The latest release of cocoon, 2.1.9, is being released by Carsten as we speak. It should be available on the mirrors shortly for download.

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