Daily Archives: April 27, 2015

These Are Good Days

I decided to use the last hour of my day to install Debian GNU/Linux 8, Jessie, again, this time with defaults from “tasksel”: Debian desktop XFCE and “base utilities”. I did this in a virtual machine while grooving to a … Continue reading

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WordPress 4.2.1 Security Release

OK, It’s fixed. Some people work quickly when prodded… See WordPress › WordPress 4.2.1 Security Release Wow! Is that a new record? 1h from publicity to fixed… I just got off an e-mail chain with a guy maintaining a bunch … Continue reading

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Comment On Comments

Sigh. There’s a vulnerability out about huge comments getting past filters. I’ve had to disable automatic comments until that’s fixed. Your comments won’t appear until I’ve approved each one. Sorry… It’s a rainy day here, so I may be able … Continue reading

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Wow! GNU/Linux Takes Off In Lithuania In 2015

See Top 7 Desktop OSs in Lithuania from 1 Jan to 26 Apr 2015 It’s just amazing to see such growth in diverse parts of the world. It’s further confirmation that this is The Year of the GNU/Linux Desktop, but … Continue reading

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I think it’s going to be a great year for gardening. My garden is ploughed and soil temps are already up to 12C in my area under grass. A light rain is forecast for tomorrow with no frost forecast for … Continue reading

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