Month: December 2007

  • upgraded my home NEO to openSUSE Linux 10.3

    I started the upgrade last night, before I went to bed. I had to get the beyond the point, where the old packages get removed and they asked me a few questions then. Afterwards it ran through the night. This morning I had to solve a boot configuration problem, but that was solved easily by […]

  • Google Apps — set them up with one of my domains

    Took me quite a while, to get everything right … – Google Apps (I call them GApps for short) would like to take over an entire domain, but I cheated them to just take over a subdomain with a couple of sub-subdomains. Learned quite a few things that way. Funny: How can a subdomain of […]

  • btw: for hire again!

    I almost forgot to tell you: you can hire me for IT contract work, I have quite some time available right now. Give me a shout!

  • online with my new HorstBox, including SIP online

    I got my new HorstBox (“consumer version”) up and running right now, and you can call me on my Berlinian phone number, wherever I plug it into the Internet from now on — in theory. Well the HorstBox does not support all features my last Netgear modem router offered, but still: the HorstBox time has […]

  • just wrote my 1st Rakefile

    It took me a while to finally get going but it was worth while investing the time to dive into it. next step is http://buildr.rubyforge.org , and I am really keen on that. something capable of replacing Ant and Groovy — amazing! Single-quoted strings as “sh” commands get displayed quite nicely, double-quoted strings get displayed […]