Hiring Morons and Adsense Spam.

Feb. 26, 2006, 2:41 p.m. lame , web 0.8

If you are an adsense spammer you will take heart from the fact that some google adsense/adwords staff wouldn't recognize spam if you hit them on the head with it.Recently we found that the number of clicks reported in the google adwords reporting area for the content network and the number of entri ...

java.lang.VerifyError: Mismatched stack types

Feb. 21, 2006, 9:38 a.m.

All of a sudden obfuscated/optimized applets started to throw up a verification error. ...

Wordpressed Seamonkey

Feb. 13, 2006, 4:27 p.m. Wordpress

Still on the topic of important software releases; Wordpress 2.0 came and went and I missed it. Finaly had a chance to download and try out wordpress 2.01. Just like the previous version wordpress 2.01 is really a piece of cake to install. It really does take only five minutes, and it really is time ...

Qemu and Tun/Tap mystery

Feb. 9, 2006, 8:09 a.m. toast , virtualization

The domino effect from the DriveReady SeekComplete Error continues. First I had to repartition the two 'good' hard drives and make some space to move the stuff from the dud hard disk onto them. Then several CDs backups were also made. This was followed by upgrading the kernel, which naturally result ...

Bad Sectors, Pear, Qemu and Darwin

Feb. 7, 2006, 4:48 a.m. toast , virtualization

I obviously have a faulty hard disk on my hands, the log files say this is a kernel bug, reiserfs faq says it's a hardware fault. The latter is most definitely the case, but hope springs eternal in the human heart so it's tempting to upgrade the kernel and hope it will go away. Well it did go away a ...

DriveReady SeekComplete Error

Feb. 5, 2006, 2:20 p.m. toast

All of a sudden I noticed that my computer is running slower than normal. Compiling java code seemed particularly slow. I immediately suspected the hard disk, I get at least one disk crash per year just it's about time for one. Sure enough the /var/log/messages says: ...

Loads of new software

Feb. 3, 2006, 3:05 p.m.

So we start February with a lot of important releases for new software (no I am not talking about our own products, we have not made any releases this month). I am talking about Netbeans and Explorer 7 (beta).Well I had a look at a explorer 7 and can't figure out what the fuss is about. Apparently ...