Daily Archives: August 6, 2011

Qatar: Special Delivery to Libya

There’s a report that six pickups loaded with ammunition were unloaded from a Qatari plane at Misurata. The rebels seem to use mostly AK-47 and FAL rifles in pictures I have seen so a round of ammunition probably averages something … Continue reading

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Closing in on Tripoli

Tripoli will soon be isolated from reinforcement by land if progress by the TNC continues: There’s fighting at A and C on this map, within 100 miles of Tripoli. View Larger Map Rebels have captured Bir Ghanam only 50 miles … Continue reading

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That Other OS Worthless

A respected commentator, oldman, writing of the four freedoms of Free Software wrote, “As IMHO worthless as they are.” The four freedoms are: The freedom to run the program, for any purpose (freedom 0). The freedom to study how the … Continue reading

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