Napoleon

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The iPhone makes it even easier to listen to podcasts. If you’re at all interested, check out the Napoleon podcast, a fascinating serie about well, you know, Napoleon !

22 Nov 2004: Khan, I’m laughing at the superior intellect.

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Back from Sin City. ApacheCon was interesting, definitely a much smaller operation than even mid-size shows like MySQL Conference, OSCON. The talks I attended were very informative (as was mine, I hope, a bit of a rehash of a classic Mono presentation with a lot of ASP and ASP.NET information mixed in with migration tricks)…. Read more »

15 Nov 2004: That Yellow Bastard

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This week, I am in Sin City for ApacheCon. I’ll be doing a presentation today on ASP.NET with Mono on Linux/Apache (Slides will follow). On a side note, I flew Song from Boston to Las Vegas yesterday. Each seat has its own widescreen LCD TV with 24 Dish channels, PPV movies, sattelite radio and music… Read more »

20 Sep 2004: Sit down, I am watching TV

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Thanks to WirelessModem I am now able to use my Treo as a GPRS modem on T-Mobile wherever I go. Which means I won’t be miserable at airports around the continent waiting for planes that are late or companies to get it together and offer (free?) wireless access. Unfortunately it’s $$ for what it is… Read more »

30 Aug 2004: Reboot

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Boys from Brazil I constantly add movies to my Netflix Queue. Some months ago, someone told me (I can’t remember who did) about Boys from Brazil, a strange title for a strange movie. I had the DVD with me when I went home to France. It’s a jewel of the 70s, with a crazy-eyed Gregory… Read more »

26 Jul 2004: I wish I had a wicket

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The tourists were dismissed for 416 on the third day – 152 runs behind England despite an unbeaten 128 by Chanderpaul. And at stumps England had advanced to 71-0, 223 runs ahead with two days left to play in the first Test. Flintoff bowled an inspired spell after tea to claim 3-25 while Ashley Giles… Read more »

Dad. Dad. Buckaroo’s in trouble.

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They’re only monkey-boys. We can crush them here on earth, Lord Whorfin So I recently installed a SUSE distro on my IBM laptop (eat your own fish pellets kind of mentality; and BTW, it works wonderfully) and ran into the same problems installing mod_mono as someone else did. Namely, after ‘configure’ and ‘make’, ‘make install’… Read more »