Flash on PPC

After I arrived at home after work today I noticed that the machines at my parents home network were all down and just recovering from the outage. Two of my m68k autobuilders are located there. Nothing serious, I thought, because the machines are located behind DSL and maybe there was a short DSL outage. Some… Continue reading Flash on PPC

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Information Policy

It’s an ongoing drama: Flash player on PowerPC systems – you can either choose to ignore flash at all (no mozilla plugin installed) or the a non-working version of Gnash installed, which gives you no output of YouTube videos and hanging, CPU eating processes: PID USER PR NI VIRT RES SHR S %CPU %MEM TIME+… Continue reading Information Policy

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AAAAA oder auch: AbKüFi

Well, during the weekend some Debian machines were unreachable as MJ Ray wrote on debian-devel: gluck, merkel, samosa and raff uncontactable (192.25.206.* network problem?) I don’t know anything more at this time, but wanted to push a small message out so that others know it isn’t just them and lists and IRC are both still… Continue reading AAAAA oder auch: AbKüFi

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Berlin – erster Tag

AAAAA-was? Wer dieses Akronym nicht kennt, ist vielleicht noch nicht gänzlich verloren. VERA (Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms) löst diese Abkürzung laut dict wie folgt auf: AAAAA Anonym Association Against Acronym Abuse (telecommunication-slang) Dagegen ist AbKüFi ja schon landläufig bekannt und heißt Abkürzungsfimmel. Beides sagt im Prinzip aus, daß man es mit Abkürzungen auch übertreiben… Continue reading Berlin – erster Tag

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