Monthly Archives: April 2009

40 today

Well here we are, I’ve finally made it to 40 without killing myself. I guess it’s all downhill from here! 🙂 I did have a life objective of having kids by the time I was 40, I am running a … Continue reading

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Venezuela Plane Crash

I’ve been feeling quite shocked today. I heard on the news this morning that a 6 year old boy had died in a plane crash in Venezuela but I only learnt later on today that the father was Dave Horne, … Continue reading

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Fixing clock drift on a debian VMware guest

Been having some weird problems on a debian guest running on VMware server. The clock was losing about 12-13 seconds every minute. After some research we found some kernel options that drastically reduced the drift to such an extent that … Continue reading

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ebay scams and PayPal

I’ve long known that using PayPal can be a bit risky, they are a law unto themselves and there is always a risk something will go wrong. As they do not appear to be regulated by the UK’s Financial Services … Continue reading

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