Ubuntu Tips: Floppy Drive
/blog/ubuntu-tips/floppy-drive.html · 7 years, 10 months ago

If you have been unsuccessfully mounting a floppy disk in Ubuntu 10.10 use this solution to access the data on that diskette.

High Speed Rail is the proverbial wet dream of politicians
/blog/high-speed-rail.html · 7 years, 10 months ago

What the railway requires is continued and concerted investment in new longer platforms and trains.

Ubuntu Tips: cURL
/blog/ubuntu-tips/curl.html · 7 years, 11 months ago

In this post I explain how to install cURL so you may download files from the command line of your Ubuntu computer.

Ubuntu Tips: How do you display PHP error messages?
/blog/ubuntu-tips/php-error-messages.html · 8 years, 1 month ago

In this post I explain how I configured the php.ini to display error messages and aid debugging.

Ubuntu Tips: Apache does not execute PHP files
/blog/ubuntu-tips/apache-not-running-php-files.html · 8 years, 1 month ago

How to activate PHP for Apache per-user web directories on servers running Ubuntu 10.10.

Buzz Lightyear was first man to walk on Moon?
/blog/buzz-lightyear-walk-moon.html · 8 years, 2 months ago

One in five kids believe Buzz Lightyear was the first man to walk on the Moon and not Neil Armstrong.

The United States of America has been caught napping
/blog/the-united-states-of-america-has-been-caught-napping.html · 8 years, 2 months ago

The USA, the nation famous for landing a man on the Moon has been caught out again, this time by China.

London nach Frankfurt auf dem Zug
/blog/london-nach-frankfurt-auf-dem-zug.html · 8 years, 2 months ago

Deutsche Bahn and Euro Tunnel plan to introduce rail services between London and Germany in 2013.

Bread and Circuses
/blog/bread-and-circuses.html · 8 years, 3 months ago

Two thousands years may separate us but we are identical to the Romans. Our Colosseum is the television.

Internationalization and Localization: 17 - W3C i18n Checker
/blog/internationalization-localization/w3c-i18n-checker.html · 8 years, 5 months ago

The World Wide Web Consortium, W3C has a prototype Internationalization Checker.