I Avoid Work Like A Ninja

Posted on Mon 08 August 2005 in Dispatches • Tagged with linux, personal • 2 min read

I am really a very lazy person.

This may not always be apparent to the casual observer because they may see me at work, where I am very focused and willing to help out with anything. Of course, I am getting paid to do that, and doing things makes the …


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I Cancelled My Mad Max Audition

Posted on Sun 07 August 2005 in Dispatches • Tagged with assorted geekery, linux, personal • 1 min read

Well, I am finally starting to understand the way Linux works, and I am getting better and better at using and navigating it every day. This is really good, because although my friends and coworkers have this image of me as some kind of computer guru, I have secretly known …


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I’m A Hopeless Geek

Posted on Fri 05 August 2005 in Dispatches • Tagged with assorted geekery, linux, personal • 1 min read

Okay, I should have been in bed a couple hours ago, but I stayed up to try out a new Linux installation.

SuSE 9.3 rocks my socks off. Not only does it support my sound card (a problem I had with other distros), I can even access ALL the …


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