Posts from September 2011

05:32 utc sep 30 2011 permalink

So on this one server, my default shell was /bin/sh, i'm not a sudoer, root owns my home directory, and another user owns /home. #linux #fail

06:36 utc sep 25 2011 permalink

so in order to access's preferences to make it not be the default mailto: handler, I first have to configure it #fail

15:07 utc sep 20 2011 permalink

Way to steal my MEng thesis idea Twitter

18:33 utc sep 16 2011 permalink

the goes to operator (x --> 0) makes #C feel more like #ruby! lolz #fail

04:47 utc sep 15 2011 permalink

Seriously, Office? You rm the backup from the disk when I close it instead of doing the sane thing and moving it to my trash? #fail #hard

00:06 utc sep 13 2011 permalink

why does iChat think it's ok to grow as large as it wants vertically? #no, I'll manage my windows by myself.

22:33 utc sep 12 2011 permalink

#timeboxed this gcc cross compiler nonsense. Using debathena in a VM is easier. #hammer

22:04 utc sep 12 2011 permalink

#compiling #gcc from source to get an ELF cross-compiler on OSX. This is so #fail

16:43 utc sep 10 2011 permalink

its amazing how much quicker a script runs when you don't create 60,000 Hashes and compile a regex 30k times #ruby

16:37 utc sep 10 2011 permalink

Because is down, I used airdrop to copy over a cached version of the git source and formula from another computer so I could install it with homebrew #gardenpath

16:59 utc sep 09 2011 permalink

I hope you think this is as stupid as I do:

16:30 utc sep 09 2011 permalink

bookmarking for later: useful defaults for OS X apps.

06:15 utc sep 08 2011 permalink

#UPnP stopped working on my router. Flashed it like a boss.

04:44 utc sep 02 2011 permalink

I got to 100 #tweets a hell of a lot faster than I did here (still not there yet)

04:41 utc sep 02 2011 permalink

So I used #github socially to review someone's code and got flamed. That's the last time I do that.

01:27 utc sep 02 2011 permalink

Abiding by the principle of least surprise is, to me at least, least surprising. #whatarethesewords

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04:10 utc sep 01 2011 permalink

I remember when I wanted one of these #sonymylo