Posted: 2010-02-17

Router trouble Thursday the 11th February - the router from my ISP (NextGenTel) suddenly entered a constant restart loop. Start, find DSL, find settings, connect, 2 sec or so uptime, reboot and off we…

Posted: 2010-02-05

The Pro series of NAS from ReadyNAS (Netgear) support iSCSI out of the box. But the NV+ 4disk unit does not. However - a third party plugin is available. Target The provides support for the iSCSI…

Posted: 2010-02-02

Steps to confuse a flexus card. Have a ticket due to run out at 21:39 2nd feb Add a new 30 day ticket on the 1st feb Go to Ullevål Stadion on the 2nd at about 19:00 All validating machines "No valid…

Posted: 2010-01-22

Running some porting scripts (command line PHP) for drupal yesterday - and for the first time trying out postgres. I kept getting a segmentation fault at the end of each script. Turns out that there…

Posted: 2010-01-08

The BT3030 bluetooth headset is a nice headset but with the iphone the minimum volume is too high. It seems that a firmware update on the jabra can help a bit. See apple discussion for the discussion…

Posted: 2010-01-02

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Posted: 2009-11-27

Just a short reminder - the list of paths that pathhelper (/usr/libexec/pathhelper is called from /etc/profile) is stored in /etc/paths. Just add /usr/local/bin at the top of the file.

Posted: 2009-11-05

Twice in the last two days my iPhone 3G has not started properly (it gets to the white apple logo and no further). In each case - a reset (press and hold both power and the main button until it stops…

Posted: 2009-11-02

Doesn't it seem strange that the new ticket system in Oslo seems to have parts that don't talk to each other? Flexus is the new electronic ticketing system for Ruter and NSB in Oslo. I use it for the…

Posted: 2009-09-05

The current version of the maven buildnumber plugin does not yet support the git scm backend. This makes it harder to get the git sha for the current build (often a snapshot build) into the MANIFEST…

Posted: 2009-08-01

Two different sources have stated that NetCom would launch tethering support as of yesterday (to coincide with the iPhone 3GS launch). I can't see anything on the NetCom site itself though. I can only…

Posted: 2009-07-09

An update to iPhone 3.0 firmware release and stereo bluetooth - missing AVRCP It turns out that the iPhone does support AVRCP - that's giving us the play/pause functionality. But - in this support…

Posted: 2009-06-25

Wildly irritating. Apple have added A2DP (stereo music) over bluetooth. Time to grab that bluetooth adapter I stopped using after getting an iPhone from work. Hang on - the scan/skip buttons (fast…

Posted: 2009-06-18

I have to say I'm disappointed in NetCom today. Apple have just released the iPhone 3.0 firmware. This includes both MMS and tethering. Now - I have very little use for MMS - haven't used it much on…

Posted: 2009-05-10

What is geotagging? Geotagging is simply inserting geographic location data in a media file so that it can be placed on a map or otherwise related geographically with other images, services etc. It is…

Posted: 2009-04-18

After running continuous integration with continuum for a long while (which works great for maven projects) I decided to take a look at Hudson. It can also do maven - but seems to have a larger range…

Posted: 2009-04-01

Having a very large external disk I wanted to limit Time Machine to use only part of it. To do so - you can use the same technology as time capsule does - sparseimages. In the following: HOSTNAME is…

Posted: 2009-03-30

Well - who knows - has to be worth a try ;) Ref Only a Few Days Left to Win a Drobo! All you have to do is place a link on your blogroll, from a post on your blog, or a link on your website to HTTP…

Posted: 2009-03-28

During a disk tidy I moved a whole load of iMovie Events from one disk to another (from within iMovie). This worked fine. However - I had some external media (mp3 file, couple of stills) which I'd…

Posted: 2009-03-26

One of the systems that can be used for monitoring trends on a system is munin. It turns out that adding a graph to munin is reasonably simple. There is a good guide on the munin site. So - I need a…