Linux Server Wrangler (Middle-Weight Class) /w touch of DevOps. Ex-Projectionist, Geek, Android Abuser & Gravely Gay! ;) Opinions noted here are mine, all mine!

Down the rabbit hole we fall

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The @UKHomeOffice is not ‘protecting’ “the public”. It’s protecting it’s own self interests having been caught exposed with nowhere to hide. Laws are being abused, and we have laws now with next to no balance. Cried of “Guilty!” without trial. Intimidation in broad daylight. The start of self-censorship. The world is becoming a worrying place.

The Seeds of Justification?

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Watching the news now, with the evacuation of the embassies across North Africa by the US, and now the UK in Yemen, I just can’t help but just not believe what our two governments are saying. Are we witnessing a fabrication in preparation for the inevitable debate yet to be had on PRISM and Tempora?

First Great Western are Lost with Lost Property

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Well, I’ve been left with no confidence that there’s anyone at First Great Western’s Lost Property department who knows what their doing. Ignoring that fact its an Indian call centre for the moment, I don’t think they understand, nor care for, me; I’m just getting the run-around. First, the Duty Manager at Cardiff: Call British [...]

boybu and screen naming

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I’ve long been a fan of screen, and more recently byobu as a means to provide a quick and easy-to-use interface on the top of it. Rather than large selections of terminal windows open, I have one big one now, and inside I’m connected to 10-40 servers at a time. The ‘tabs’ are named and [...]

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