Daily Archives: February 7, 2011

Egypt: End-Game

Apparently possible foreign medical treatment may be involved in the end-game in Egypt, “What to do with Mubarak?”. The protestors want him out ASAP and medical treatment may be a good cover for exile. It is much less likely that … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Corruption in Egypt

The violence/repression in Egypt is not just about power or ideology, it is about corruption. “The wealth of Ahmed Ezz, the former NDP Organisation Secretary, is estimated to be 18 billion Egyptian pounds; The wealth of former Housing Minister Ahmed … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Debian GNU/Linux

Debian GNU/Linux is a force to be reckoned with in IT. It is one of the longest-lived distros and the largest in terms of packages smoothly integrated and manageable with APT. Evidence of its relevance: 30K packages allowing the building … Continue reading

Posted in technology | 7 Comments